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Dustin S. Thompson

Associate


Practice Areas

Workers' Compensation

Education

  • Georgia State University College of Law (J.D., 2014)
  • Georgia Southern University (B.A., 2010)

Biography

Dustin S. Thompson practices almost exclusively in the area of insurance defense litigation. Mr. Thompson’s practice is devoted to the representation of employers, insurers, self-insured companies and servicing agents in workers’ compensation claims throughout Georgia. He has experience representing employers in a variety of industries, including retail and hospitality, staffing and professional employer organizations, trucking, manufacturing and construction.

Mr. Thompson received his J.D. from Georgia State University College of Law. While attending law school, he was a member of the Student Trial Lawyers Association and competed in mock trials across the country. Mr. Thompson also gained valuable experience working as a law clerk for then Georgia Court of Appeals Judge Michael P. Boggs and an extern for the Judiciary Committees of the Georgia House of Representatives.

Prior to law school, Mr. Thompson graduated from Georgia Southern University, cum laude, with a B.A. in political science. He joined Swift Currie in August 2016 after practicing in the area of workers’ compensation for another defense firm in the Atlanta area.


Memberships

  • State Bar of Georgia (Workers' Compensation Section)

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia

Publications and Presentations

  • "Don’t Fret About It — How the Recent Decision in Frett v. State Farm Employee Workers’ Compensation Affects Scheduled Breaks and Ingress/Egress Work Accidents," Swift Currie Webinar, February 2019
  • "Don’t Fret About It — How the Recent Decision in Frett v. State Farm Employee Workers’ Compensation Affects Scheduled Breaks and Ingress/Egress Work Accidents," Atlanta RIMS Luncheon, January 2019

Awards & Recognitions

  • Leadership Academy, State Bar of Georgia Young Lawyers Division

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