Eric R. Thompson


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  • Biography
    Eric R. Thompson is a Partner in the Miami and Tampa offices of GRSM. He has extensive experience with tort, professional liability, drug & medical device, and product liability cases with a particular focus in asbestos and commercial cases. He regularly defends insurance agents, brokers, and other professionals in malpractice claims. In addition, Eric regularly defends employees and employers involving claims for anti-competition, retaliation, discrimination, and harassment. He has defended many individuals and companies in Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) cases, including hybrid claims under federal and state law.
    Prior to GRSM, he worked for two esteemed boutique litigation firms in Miami, handling myriad commercial cases as well as various products and premises liability matters. He received his B.A. from Southern Connecticut State University and his J.D. from George Washington University Law School.


    • Florida
    • U.S. District Court, Southern & Northern Districts


    • Florida Bar Association

    Community Involvement

    • Florida Bar Grievance Committee, Eleventh Circuit, 9/10-present
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    J.D., The George Washington University Law School, 2004

    • Participant, The University of Oxford and The George Washington University Joint Programme in International Human Rights Law, 7/02-8/02

    B.A., Political Science, cum laude, Southern Connecticut State University, 2000


    Rising Stars® distinction in the field of Personal Injury Defense: Products (2013-2014, Law & Politics)