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Reid Thompson

Reid Thompson

Criminal Defense Attorney
  • Criminal Law, DUI & DWI, Workers' Compensation
  • Georgia
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Reid Thompson started his own criminal defense law firm in May of 2009 with an emphasis on serious felony offenses. Since March 2010, he has tried ten felony jury trials winning not guilty verdicts in Murder trials in Fulton and Dekalb Counties. Previous experience includes work as an Assistant District Attorney for the Fulton County District Attorney's Office in the Complex Trial Division and at the Douglas County District Attorney's Office. During and after law school, Reid also worked at the Prosecuting Attorney's Council of Georgia, at the FultonCounty Solicitor's Office, and at the Georgia Justice Project. Prior to graduating with litigation honors from the Georgia State University School of Law, Reid was a police officer with the Fulton County Police Department for twelve years working as a Detective with the Major Case Division and attained the rank of Police Lieutenant. While with the Fulton County Police, Reid was selected to attend the prestigious Federal Bureau of Investigation's National Academy at Quantico, Virginia. Reid obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Georgia after serving honorably for three years in the United States Army at the Aberdeen Proving Grounds in Maryland and overseas in the Republic of Korea. Reid is willing to represent clients anywhere in Georgia but primarily practices in Atlanta, Fulton County, Cobb County, Douglas County, Paulding County, and Dekalb County.

Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Professional Experience
Sole Practioner
Reid Thompson, LLC
- Current
Representing clients charged with felony or misdemeanor offenses in the entire metro area to include Atlanta, Fulton County, Cobb County, Dekalb County, Douglas County, and Paulding County.
Assistant District Attorney
Fulton County District Attorney's Office
Prosecuted felony cases in the complex trial division of the Fulton County Superior Court.
Assistant District Attorney
Douglas County District Attorney's Office
Prosecuted felony cases in the Douglas County Superior Court.
Lieutenanat, Major Case Divison Detective, Patrol Officer
Fulton County Police Department
Georgia State University College of Law
J.D. | Law
Honors: Litigation Honors
University System of Georgia - University of Georgia
B.A. | History
F.B.I. National Academy
Professional Associations
Atlanta Bar Association
Georgia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Cobb County Bar Association
F.B.I. National Academy Associates
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Contact & Map
170 Mitchell Street, SW
Atlanta, GA 30303
Telephone: (404) 581-3813
Cell: (404) 234-1704