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Teri L. Thompson

Teri L. Thompson

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1992

  1. Criminal Defense: 100%
    23 years, 100 cases


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Richard A. Grossman

    I endorse this lawyer. Teri is an experienced trial attorney who obtains great results for her clients because she is very bright and genuinely cares about them. I highly recommend her to anyone facing serious criminal charges.


    Richard Grossman Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

1745 Martin Luther King Jr Dr NW
Atlanta, GA, 30314-2262


GAActive Member in Good Standing 199207/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
CertificatePublic Interest Award, John Marshall Law School2012
A Living Legend AwardThe Lady & Her Legacy2010

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior Trial AttorneyOffice Of The Georgia Capital Defender2005 - 2012
Adjunct InstructorAmerican Intercontinental University2002 - 2003

Association NamePosition NameDuration
John Marshall Law School Alumni BoardChair, Student Liaison Committee2012 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysDeath Penalty Committee Member2008 - Present
Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Atlanta RegionMember1992 - Present
Georgia Association of Black Women AttorneysMember1992 - Present

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Spelman CollegePolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1987
John Marshall (Atlanta)N/AN/AN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Youth Legal SymposiumWhat You Don't Know Can Hurt You2007
Women's Empowerment Opportunity ProjectFrom a Woman's Perspective2007
Community Law SymposiumCommunity Law Symposium2007