Mr. Thompson represents small and medium sized businesses in employment and business related lawsuits.  He has dedicated his practice exclusively to these areas of law.  He has represented various types of businesses and individuals including general contractors, subcontractors, beauty professionals, night club owners, janitorial services, environmental geologists, security services, restaurant owners and various retail establishments.

Professional Licensing & Admissions

State Bar of California   SBN 248528

    U.S. District Court, Central District

State Bar of Nevada   SBN 10454

    U.S. District Court

State Bar of Arizona   SBN 025788

State Bar of Hawai'i   SBN 8971

    U.S. District Court

Practice Areas


  • Failure to Provide Meal & Rest Periods 
  • Failure to Provide Accurate Itemized Wage Statements 
  • Failure to Pay Overtime Wages 
  • Failure to Pay Wages Due Upon Discharge - waiting time penalties 
  • Failure to Pay All Wages Earned 
  • Wrongful Termination (in violation of Public Policy) 
  • Constructive Discharge
  • Breach of Employment Contract 
  • Retaliation 
  • Intentional Infliction of Emotional Distress
  • Negligent Infliction of Emotional Distress
  • Defamation 
  • Conversion
  • Fraud
  • Hostile Work Environment
  • Negligent Hiring & Retention 
  • Business & Professions Code §§ 17200 et seq., - Unfair Competition Law


  • Race 
  • National Origin
  • Religion 
  • Age 
  • Disability 
  • Sex / Gender
  • Sexual Orientation
  • Pregnancy 
  • Failure to Prevent Discrimination


  • Sexual 
  • Failure to Prevent Harassment



  • Breach of Contract
  • Breach of Guaranty
  • Collections
  • Fraud / Intentional Misrepresentation
  • Negligent Misrepresentation
  • Money Had and Received
  • Goods and Merchandise Delivered
  • Account Stated
  • Open Book Account
  • Intentional Interference with Prospective Economic Advantage
  • Negligent Interference with Prospective Economic Advantage
  • Breach of Confidence [Novel Idea]
  • Unfair Competition 17200 violations
  • False Advertising 17500 violations
  • Conversion
  • Unlawful Detainer
  • Real Estate transactions
  • Nuisance
  • Broker liability
  • Defamation
  • Negligence
  • Product Defect
  • Civil Rights--Unruh Act
  • Americans with Disabilities Act--ADA


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