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Joseph G. Thompson III

Joseph G. Thompson III

also known as Joe Thompson

Practice areas:

Oil & Gas, Litigation

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Litigation: 50%
    4 years
  2. Oil & Gas: 50%
    4 years

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Contact Info

Watt Beckworth Thompson Henneman & Sullivan, L.L.P.

1800 Pennzoil Place, South Tower
711 Louisiana
Houston, TX, 77002

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199308/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top LawyersHoustonia Magazine2014
Best Lawyers in America -- Oil and GasU.S. News and World Report2013
Top LawyersHoustonia Magazine2013
Best Lawyers in America -- Oil and GasU.S. News and World Report2012
Best Lawyers in America -- Oil and GasU.S. News and World Report2011
Super Lawyer - Civil LitigationTexas Monthly Magazine2011
Best Lawyers in America -- Oil and GasU.S. News and World Report2007
Super Lawyer -- Civil LitigationTexas Monthly Magazine2007
Super Lawyer - Civil LitigationTexas Monthly Magazine2006

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
39th Annual Ernest Smith Oil, Gas & Mineral Law InstituteBuyer Beware: The Expanding Reach of Exculpatory Provisions and Releases in Asset Purchases and Joint Operating Agreements2013
Texas Oil, Gas & Energy Resources Law Section ReportDiscovery of Seismic & Geophysical Data: Issues and Opportunities.2011
25th Annual Advanced Oil, Gas and Energy Resources LawThe Production of Seismic Data: E-Discovery, Trade Secrets, Confidentiality and Other Selected Issues2007
Houston Business JournalUnderstanding the Fine Points of Business Interruption Insurance2006
State Bar of Texas Oil, Gas and Energy Resources Law Section Report.A Litigation Perspective: Selected Thoughts on the Express Negligence Doctrine, Exculpatory Clauses, and Indemnity in Joint Operating Agreements.2001
Association of Defense Trial AttorneysPreparing the Defense Case for the Electronic Courtroom2000

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Texas School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
University of Michigan, Ann ArborN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1990

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
State Bar of Texas, 25th Annual Advanced Oil, Gas and Energy Resources LawThe Production of Seismic Data: E-Discovery, Trade Secrets, Confidentiality & Other Selected Issues.2007