Robert W. Thompson, Managing Partner
Mr. Thompson is a partner in the Orange County office and is the managing partner of the firm. He also leads the firm's auto dealership practice group.
Mr. Thompson specializes in labor and employment law as well as consumer and business litigation. He represents employers in a wide range of industries throughout California. He provides advice to employers relating to labor and employment issues and has extensive experience in defending employers against claims of discrimination, harassment, wrongful termination and wage and hour violations. He also represents businesses in many areas with a special emphasis on complaints of consumer fraud and statutory violations. His business background and degrees including a Masters of Business Administration gives him an insight into the myriad of issues facing businesses to day so that he can provide solutions to prevent litigation or manage problems after they arise. He is a trial attorney who has had great success defending his clients in Court. Mr. Thompson has extensive experience in defending class actions in both the consumer fraud and wage and hour cases in the restaurant and hospitality industry as well as the automobile dealership industry. He has been successful in defeating many class action cases and is well versed in the various strategies available in handling class action cases.
M.B.A., University of Southern California
B.A. California State University at Fullerton
Institute on International & Comparative Law, Magadalen College, Oxford University, Oxford, England
Mexican Legal Studies Program, Universidad Panamericana, Mexico City, Mexico.