Call: (931) 456-9455 or (931) 484-4533

James E. Thompson

James E. Thompson
Attorney at Law

Personal Life:

  • Married Linda Wheeler (1971)
  • Son, Virgil Thompson
  • Grandsons, Landon & Virgil

Education:

  • Cumberland County High School (1968)
  • Middle Tennessee State¬†University- Bachelor of Science with Concentration in Political Science and English. (1972)
  • Memphis State University School of Law- Juris Doctor with Concentration in Real Property and Corporations (1975)
  • License to Practice Law (April 1976)

Professional Background & Employment:

  • Cumberland County High School- Teacher in Ancient History and Math (August 1972- December 1972)
  • Affiliate Broker in Fairfield Glade (May 1972- August 1972) (May 1973- August 1973)
  • Practiced General Law at Upchurch, Turner, and Thompson, and became Upchurch and Thompson in 1978
  • Appointed Chancellor of 13thDistrict by Governor Lamar Alexander
  • Thompson and Warner with emphasis in Real Property, Wills, Estates, Trusts, and Finances.
  • Formed First Crossville Title Company (1978- Present)
  • Practiced General Law as James E. Thompson, Attorney At Law (1978-2016)
  • Formed Thompson and Ridley, Association of Attorneys (2016- Present)
  • Cumberland County Attorney – 25 Years
  • City Attorney

Professional Activities:

  • Rule 31 Mediator

Academic Achievements :

  • Appointed to the Law Review at University of Memphis School of Law (1974 & 1975)
  • Published Case Notes (1974)
  • Various Awards: Domestic Relations, Real Estate, Others Upon Request.
  • Class Ranking of 4thin Class of 250 ¬†Graduating Students at Memphis State University School of Law

Athletic Achievements:

  • Attended MTSU on an Athletic Scholarship (1978-1962)
  • CCHS Football Hall of Fame
William T. Ridley:
(931) 456-9455
Address
396 South Main Street
Crossville, TN 38555
James E. Thompson
(931) 484-4533