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Richard Dickson Thompson, American lawyer. Bar: California 1980, United States District Court (southern district) California 1980. Former board trustees Los Angeles Copyright Society (former president). Member Order of the Coif, Phi beta Kappa.

Background

Thompson, Richard Dickson was born on August 14, 1955 in Lexington, Kentucky, United States. Son of Lawrence Sidney and Algernon Smith (Dickson) Thompson.

Education

AB, Harvard University, 1977. Juris Doctor, Stanford University, 1980.

Career

Associate Rosenfeld Meyer & Susman, Beverly Hills, California, 1980-1983, Silverberg Rosen Leon & Behr, Los Angeles, 1983-1986, associate partner, 1986-1989. Partner Silverberg Katz Thompson & Braun, Los Angeles, 1989-1995, Bloom, Hergott, Diemer, & Cook, Beverly Hills, California, 1995—2000. Senior vice president, corporation development then chief operating officer The Brodia Group, San Francisco, 2000—2002.

Of counsel Bloom, Hergott Diemer Rosenthal & LaViolette, LLP, Beverly Hills, since 2002.

Achievements

  • Bar: California 1980, United States District Court (southern district) California 1980.

Membership

Former board trustees Los Angeles Copyright Society (former president). Member Order of the Coif, Phi beta Kappa.

Connections

Married Bobbi Dale Magidoff, August 3, 1980. Children: Anne Katherine, Harrison Asher, Tracey Ruth.

father:
Lawrence Sidney Thompson

mother:
Algernon Smith (Dickson) Thompson

spouse:
Bobbi Dale Magidoff

children:
Anne Katherine Thompson

Harrison Asher Thompson

Tracey Ruth Thompson