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Mr. John A. Thomson, Jr.


Current Position

Adams and Reese LLP
3424 Peachtree Road NE
Suite 450
Atlanta, GA 30326

Tel: 470 427 3706
Fax: 404 500 5975

Class: XXV (2014)Circuit: Eleventh


Davidson College, B.A. Economics (1981)
University of Georgia, J.D. (1986)

Professional Career

Member, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, LLP (1989-)
Associate, Greenfield, Ellis & Bost (1988-89)
Associate, Swift, Currie, McGhee & Hiers (1986-88)


Atlanta Bar Association, Bankruptcy Section, President (2013-)
American Bankruptcy Institute, Committees on Asset Sales & Secured Transactions (1999-)
Southeastern Bankruptcy Law Institute, Treasurer (2013-14)
Phi Del Phi, University of Georgia, Vice President (1985-86)
North Buckhead Civic Association, President (1995-96)


"Small Business Bankruptcies - Practices and Pitfalls for Successfully Filing, Drafting and Confirming a Plan for a Small Busines Debtor" 2013 Presenter
"Bankruptcy Aspects of Loan Workout and Collateral Liquidation" 2011 Presenter
"Short Sales in Georgia" 2011 Presenter
"What to Do When the Music Stops? Issues Related to the Final Administration of the Debtor" 2011 Presenter
"Bankruptcy and the Business Guarantor" 2010 Presenter
"The Ins and Outs of a Receivership of an Operating Asset" 2010 Presenter
"The Benefits and Burdens of the Small Business Bankruptcy Provisions of BAPCPA" 2008 Presenter