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Anthony D. Thompson joined his father in the practice of law in 2004. Prior to his legal education, Anthony worked in Los Angeles in the field of multimedia entertainment. He also co-founded his own company based on wireless/satellite mapping solutions.

Anthony graduated from Vanderbilt University in 1999 with a Bachelor of Arts in English and Philosophy. At the University of San Diego, School of Law, Anthony received the American Jurisprudence Awards in Civil Procedure and Advanced Trial Advocacy. He also was won Best Advocate and Best Team in the 2004 ATLA Intramural Mock Trial Competition. Upon graduation he was presented with the 2004 International Academy of Trial Lawyers Award for Excellence in Advocacy and Procedure.

 Anthony was named 2009 Recommend Personal Injury Lawyer by OurCity San Diego Magazine.  In 2011 & 2012 he was named one of the Best Attorneys In San Diego by San Diego Metropolitan Magazine

 Anthony is an active part of the San Diego community where he volunteers through his membership in Volunteer San Diego. He enjoys golfing, running, reading philosophy, and writing fiction.

Anthony lives in downtown San Diego.


Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 100%
    11 years, 200 cases



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Payment types:

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Contact info

Thompson | Wedeking

945 4th Avenue Suite 301
San Diego, CA, 92101-5394


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Best of The BarSan Diego Business Journal2016
Super Lawyer Nominee (Personal Injury)SuperLawyers2015
Top Attorney Nominee (Personal Injury)San Diego Daily Transcript2015
Best Of The BarSan Diego Business Journal2015
Best Lawyers In San DiegoSan Diego Metropolitan Magazine2012
San Diego's Top AttorneysSan Diego Metropolitan Magazine2011
Personal Injury - Recommended AttorneyOurCity San Diego2009
High Score Advanced Trial AdvocacyUniversity of San Diego School of Law2004
Excellence In Advocacy & ProcedureInternational Academy of Trial Lawyers2004
High Score Civil ProcedureUniversity of San Diego School of Law2003
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerThompson |Wedeking2014 - Present
PartnerLaw Office of Harold D. Thompson2005 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Orange County Trial Lawyers AssociationsMember2014 - Present
Consumer Attorneys of CaliforniaMember2011 - Present
Consumer Attorney Association of Los AngelesMember2011 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Consumer Attorneys of San DiegoMember2004 - Present
San Diego County Bar AssociationCo-Chair Golf Tournament Committee2004 - Present
American Association for JusticeN/A2003 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Landlord Tenant Mold LitigationConfidential Six-Figure Settlement
Cruz v Fagor America (2006) 146 Cal. App. 4th 488$300,000 Judgment
Chavez v. Carter$130,000.00
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Publication nameTitleDate
Thompson | WedekingYour Health and Mold: Top 5 Myths Exposed2015
Thompson | WedekingWhat To Do If You Have Mold In Your Home2015
Thompson | WedekingWhat Is My Personal Injury Case Worth?2014
Thompson | Wedeking8 Things To Destroy Your Auto Accident Case2014
Law Office of Harold D. ThompsonCalifornia Guide To Pedestrian Accidents2013
Law Office of Harold D. ThompsonCalifonia Guide to Accidents & Injuries2012
eBookCalifornia Guide to Bankruptcy2011
Law Office of Harold D. Thompson - ReportsTaking Action As Soon As You Are Hurt2009
Law Office of Harold D. Thompson - ReportsWhat to Expect from Your Lawsuit Intake and Investigation2009
Law Office of Harold D. Thompson - ReportsWhat to Expect from Your Lawsuit: The Lawsuit is Underway2009
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of San Diego School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
Vanderbilt UniversityEnglish & PhilosophyOther - Bachelors1999