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Patrick Alan Thompson, American lawyer. Bar: Florida 1973, Georgia 1976, United States District Court (middle district) Florida 1974, United States District Court (northern district) Georgia 1976, United States Court Appeals (3d and 4th circuits) 1983, United States Court Appeals (5th and 11th circuits) 1981. Member American Bar Association, Atlanta Bar Association, Order of Coif.


Thompson, Patrick Alan was born on January 31, 1949 in Danville, Kentucky, United States. Son of Jasper Crowley and Dolly Clarke (Sanders) Thompson.


George Washington University. University of Kentucky (Bachelor of Arts, 1970. Juris Doctor, with high distinction, 1973).


Worked at Long, Weinberg, Ansley and Wheeler, LLP (Atlanta, Georgia) specializing in General Civil, Trial and Appellate Practice in all State and Federal Courts. Corporation, Insurance, Aviation, Medical Malpractice, Professional Negligence, Premises Liability, Products Liability, Personal Injury, Environmental, Toxic Torts, Health Care, Arson and Insurance Fraud, Fidelity and Surety Law. Admitted to the bar, 1973, Florida.

1976, Georgia.

Order of the Coif. Articles Editor, Kentucky Law Journal, 1972-1973. Co-Author: "Building Construction," Chapter of Deposition Strategy, Law Forms, Matthew Bender, 1981.

"Performance of Construction and Design Contracts," Chapter of Construction Law, Matthew Bender, 1986. Member: Atlanta and American Bar Associations. The Florida Bar; State Bar of Georgia.

Lawyers Club of Atlanta. The solo practice of Thomas J. Long - a distinguished trial lawyer from the 1930s to the 1960s - formed the foundation for the firm of Long, Weinberg, Ansley & Wheeler. The firm originated when Ben Weinberg joined Tom Long in practice in 1952.

Palmer Ansley joined the firm in 1965 and Sidney Wheeler joined in 1967.


Since righteousness is demanded of God, one needs to know how to receive it. It is received through faith. It is having faith in God.


The state cannot control the church, nor should the church attempt to dominate the state. However, religious expression should be present in public life.


Bible is the primary source of theology and doctrine, with three others being tradition, reason and experience.


Member: Atlanta and American Bar Associations. The Florida Bar; State Bar of Georgia. Lawyers Club of Atlanta.


Married Barbara Dee Poole, August 15, 1970. Children: Chandler Poole, Hunter Clarke.