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James Broome Thorsen

Employment and labor Attorney at Richmond, VA

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also known as Jim, Thorsen

  • Licensed for 45 years
    State VA
    Acquired 1978
    Status
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Jim Thorsen’s practice has focused on complex civil litigation for over thirty years.  He represents individuals in serious personal injury cases, including medical malpractice, as well as employees and executives in major areas of employment law such as EEOC matters, whistleblower claims, wrongful termination, non-competes and contracts.  Jim also represents individuals in the fields of civil rights laws, First Amendment issues, defamation law, malicious prosecution, and domestic relations.

Jim has received a number of honors in the areas of employment law and civil litigation for many years.  He has been listed in Best Lawyers in America since 2009, he has been recognized as a Virginia Super Lawyer® in employment litigation from 2006- 2013, and he has been included as Legal Elite by Virginia Business magazine for many years.  He is AV®-Preeminent™ by Martindale Hubbell.  Jim is sought after as a speaker in his areas of law and he has been a frequent lecturer for Virginia State Bar Continuing Legal Education programs since 2009.

Bar Admissions:
Virginia, 1978
Virginia Supreme Court
United States District Courts for Eastern and Western Virginia
United States Fourth Circuit Court of Appeal
United States Supreme Court

Professional and Bar Memberships
Virginia State Bar
Virginia Bar Association
Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
National Employment Lawyers Association (NELA)
Virginia Employment and Labor Law Association (VELLA)

 

 

Location

Thorsen Hart & Allen
5413 Patterson Ave Suite 201
Richmond, VA, 23226

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Resume

AVVO RATING 8.7 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Partner
  • Marchant, Thorsen, Honey, Baldwin, and Meyer,LLP
  • 2009 - 2015

Education

  • University of Richmond, The T. C. Williams School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1978

Associations

  • Virginia State Bar
  • Member
  • 1978 - Present
  • Virginia Supreme Court
  • N/A
  • United States District Courts for Eastern and Western Virginia
  • N/A
  • United States Fourth Circuit Court of Appeal
  • N/A
  • United States Supreme Court
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2016
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2016
  • Employment Law
  • Best Lawyers in America
  • 2015
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2015
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2014
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2013
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2012
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2011
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2010
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2009
  • Legal Elite
  • Virginia Business Magazine
  • 2009
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2008
  • Legal Elite
  • Virginia Business Magazine
  • 2008
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2007
  • Super Lawyer
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2006
  • Legal Elite
  • Virginia Business Magazine
  • 2004
  • Legal Elite
  • Virginia Business Magazine
  • 2003
  • Legal Elite
  • Virginia Business Magazine
  • 2000
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Publications

  • Employment Law Update
  • Published Works / Speaking Engagements:
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Speaking Engagements

  • 52nd Annual Convention
  • Whistleblower Litigation in Virginia
  • 2011
  • 41st Annual Labor and Employment Law Conference
  • Retaliation Under the Virginia Fraud Against Taxpayers Act: A Unique Employment Related Tort for Virginia
  • 2011
  • 40th Annual Labor and Employment Law Conference
  • Retaliation Law Update
  • 2010
  • 39th Annual Labor and Employment Law Conference
  • Improper Deposition Conduct
  • 2009
  • CLE
  • Sexual Harassment Claims in the Workplace
  • 1995
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Richmond Employment and labor Lawyer James Broome Thorsen
James Broome Thorsen
Employment and labor Attorney
Richmond, VA
Licensed for 45 years