George H. Thompson, Jr. joined the firm in 1991. His areas of practice include civil litigation in the areas of collection, foreclosure, replevins, creditor banking representation, landlord/tenant, mechanic’s liens, construction litigation, subrogation claims, commercial litigation, probate litigation, and real estate litigation.
George is admitted to practice in the Circuit, Superior, and Supreme Courts of New Hampshire and the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Hampshire. George is also a member of the New Hampshire Bar Association, New Hampshire Association for Justice, and National Association of Retail Collection Attorneys. He served on the Hearings Committee for the NH Supreme Court Office of the Attorney Discipline from 2003 to 2012.
George graduated from Whittemore School of Business and Economics at the University of New Hampshire. He then earned his Juris Doctorate from Suffolk University Law School in 1987 and an LLM degree in banking law at Boston University School of Law.
George has also received specialized training from the NH Supreme Court Office of Mediation and Arbitration. He currently serves as a Superior Court Mediator/Arbitrator, Civil Writ Mediator in the Circuit Court, and Small Claim Mediator. George also conducts private mediation and arbitration. George is also a mediator for the New Hampshire Agricultural Mediation Program (NHAMP) serving to resolve conflicts involving farmers, lenders, USDA Agencies, feed and equipment dealers and many others in the agricultural community without the costs of litigation. NHAMP is the official US Department of Agriculture’s certified agricultural mediation program in New Hampshire.
George has served as Selectman and Planning Board member for the Town of Deerfield and delegate to the Southern New Hampshire Planning Commission. George currently serves on the Deerfield Zoning Board of Adjustment. George is a certified NH organic producer and operates a tree farm. George is a past Director of the New Hampshire Timberland Owners Association.