Erin Thompson | Attorney
Email: [email protected] | Phone: (316) 267-3933 | Fax: (316) 267-3901
Erin Thompson is a member attorney in the Thompson Law Firm LLC. Her practice centers around white collar criminal defense and oil and gas litigation. Erin is an experienced attorney dealing with complex litigation having represented organizations in a variety of areas. Some of this experience includes litigating insurance coverage disputes, advising medical providers on complying with applicable laws, representing health care workers before their governing boards, advising clients on immigration compliance and developing best hiring practices to stay within compliance of federal immigration law. Erin is admitted to practice in Kansas, Missouri, the U.S. District Court for the District of Kansas, and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit.
White Collar Criminal Defense. Erin has successfully defended clients in both federal and state court. Erin co-authored a successful motion to dismiss that resulted in the complete dismissal of a 10 defendant multi-count federal indictment prior to trial, helped negotiate a monetary settlement for a fast-food franchise in a criminal immigration compliance case, represented a client in a large RICO criminal enterprise case including locating the expert witness who testified at trial for all co-defendants, and has successfully represented organizations in numerous consumer protection matters with no findings of wrong doing.
Oil and Gas Litigation. Erin second-chaired a FERC condemnation trial in which her client was awarded more than $900,000 for their property, co-authored a motion for summary judgment that resulted in a finding that the lease had expired by its own terms, and has litigated multiple lease disputes.
Erin has conducted several CLE courses on the ethics of social media and the practice of law.
She is active in both the bar and in her community. Erin was recently elected to the Roeland Park City Council, and chaired the Kansans Advancing Women PAC, whose goal is to see more women elected to public office. Erin is also a member of the Kansas Women Attorneys Association and the Junior League of Kansas City. She is an active member of her church.
Erin earned her B.S. in Journalism from the University of Kansas and her J.D. degree from the University of Kansas School of Law.
- Kansas, 2005
- Missouri, 2014
- U.S. District Court, District of Kansas, 2005
- U.S. Court of Appeals, 10th Circuit, 2005
- University of Kansas, J.D., 2005
- University of Kansas, B.S., 1999
The Thompson Law Firm, LLC serves clients in Wichita and throughout Southeastern Kansas and Western Kansas.