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Jeffrey Thompson has more than 28 years experience practicing law in Brevard County, Florida. He is a past president of the Brevard County Bar Association, a past member of The Florida Bar Attorney Grievance Committee for Brevard County, a past member of the Board of Directors of Brevard County Legal Aid, and a former prosecuting attorney. Throughout his career, he has chaired or served on numerous committees of both the state and local bar associations.

Mr. Thompson is also a leader outside the legal community. Currently, he sits on the Board of Directors of the Brevard Police Athletic League, is a member of the Rockledge Rotary Club, and is a longtime volunteer for the United Way of Brevard County.

For more than 20 years, Mr. Thompson has provided pro bono legal representation for indigent clients, and has been recognized several times by Brevard County Legal Aid for his outstanding pro bono service. He also served on the Brevard County Domestic Violence Task Force.

In 1995 the Brevard County Commission appointed Mr. Thompson to serve on its Citizen Jail Advisory Committee, of which he was elected Chair, and in 1999, Brevard County Sheriff Philip B. Williams again appointed Mr. Thompson to serve on the Sheriff's Jail Review Committee.

Mr. Thompson's practice areas include Family and Matrimonial Law (divorce, paternity, child custody and visitation, support, alimony, property settlements, prenuptial agreements, enforcement and modification of final judgments, domestic violence injunctions, etc.), Criminal Law (felonies, misdemeanors, DUIs, criminal traffic offenses, drug offenses, sexual offenses, probation and parole violations, juvenile cases, etc.), and Civil Litigation (personal injury claims, real property disputes, employment contracts, foreclosures, creditor claims, collection of judgments, etc.). He also represents several Homeowner Associations in the Suntree area and elsewhere in the county.

Jeffrey Thompson is a graduate of Duke University and the University of Florida College of Law.


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Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 30%
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
  3. Family: 30%
  4. Litigation: 10%


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Jeffrey David Boston

    Jeff is a kind man with a keen mind. You can count on him for sound legal representation.


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  • Richard G. Canina

    I've known Jeff for over 20 years. He is dedicated, hardworking, and a zealous advocate for all of his clients. He's well respected and admired within the Brevard County legal community.


    Richard Canina Criminal defense Attorney
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Contact info

The Law Offices of Jeffrey Glenn Thompson

1329 Bedford Dr.
Melbourne, FL, 32940-1988


FLMember in Good Standing198306/21/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Kathy King Community Impact Volunteer AwardUnited Way of Brevard County, Inc.2008
Community Service AwardBrevard County Bar Association, Inc.2004
Outstanding Service AwardCocoa High School Student Government Association1993
Pro Bono Service Awards (7)Brevard County Legal Aid, Inc.N/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerLaw Office of Jeffery Thompson1986 - 2016
Assistant State AttorneyBrevard County State Attorney's Office1983 - 1986
Association namePosition nameDuration
Brevard Police Athletic League, Inc.Board of Directors2007 - Present
Rockledge Rotary ClubMember1999 - Present
Florida Bar, Attorney Grievance CommitteeMemberN/A
Brevard County Bar AssociationPresident1996 - 1997
Central Brevard Sharing Center, Inc.President1991 - 1991
Brevard County Bar AssociationBoard of Directors1990 - 1997
Brevard County Legal Aid, Inc.Board of Directors1990 - 1995
Central Brevard Sharing Center, Inc.Board of Directors1989 - 2006
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
In re: International Medical Centers, Inc., 604 So.2d 505 (Fla. 1st DCA 1992)N/A
Jory v. State, 647 So.2d 152 (Fla. 5th DCA 1994), rev'd per curiam, 668 So.2d 195 (Fla. 1996)N/A
Gauthier v. Florida Real Estate Com'n, 654 So.2d 580 (Fla. 5th DCA 1995)N/A
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Florida, Fredric G. Levin College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1983
Duke UniversityPublic Policy StudiesOther - Bachelors1980