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Lawyer

John Wilson Thompson, American, British Lawyer. Bar: United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1973, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1980. Member of Executive Committee York County Representatives, since 1978. Member American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association (house of deals 1986-1980, 90-), York County Bar Association (board directors 1976-1980), Association Trial Lawyers American, Pennsylvania Trial LawyersAssn.

Background

Thompson, John Wilson was born on April 29, 1946 in Buffalo. Son of John Wilson Senior and Hilda (Ruff) Thompson.

Education

Bachelor, U. Pittsburgh, 1968; Juris Doctor, U. Pittsburgh, 1971.

Career

Associate, Office D.W. Shoemaker, York, Pennsylvania, 1971-1973; partner, Shoemaker & Thompson, York, 1973-1976; partner, Shoemaker, Thompson & Ness, York, 1976-1982; sole practice, York, 1982-1990; partner, Thompson and Carr, York, since 1991. 1st assistant district attorney York County, since 1986, solicitor treasurer, 1974-1978, solicitor recorder deeds, 1978-1986. Solicitor York City, 1974-1978.

Achievements

  • Bar: United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1973, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1980.

Membership

Member of Executive Committee York County Representatives, since 1978. Member American Bar Association, Pennsylvania Bar Association (house of deals 1986-1980, 90-), York County Bar Association (board directors 1976-1980), Association Trial Lawyers American, Pennsylvania Trial LawyersAssn.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: raising Hereford cattle, bridge.

Connections

Married Nancy A. Schwab, July 27, 1974. Children: Jessica L. Greiman, Erin Sue, John Wilson III.

father:
John Wilson Senior Thompson

mother:
Hilda (Ruff) Thompson

spouse:
Nancy A. Schwab

children:
Jessica L. Greiman Thompson

Erin Sue Thompson

John Wilson III Thompson