Bobby Thompson joined MGC in 2018 to open the firm’s Jackson, Mississippi office. His practice focuses on litigation, including bad faith, commercial litigation, construction, coverage, nursing home liability, products liability, professional liability and transportation/trucking. With more than 30 years of experience in litigation, workers’ compensation and insurance defense, Bobby’s motto is “We practice good law.” He takes the time and energy to make sure his cases are handled the right way. Bobby also serves on MGC’s Trucking: Rapid Response Team.

Outside of the office, Bobby can be found running, hunting and golfing. He has four grown children and three grandchildren he enjoys spending time with.

Practice Areas

  • Bad Faith
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Litigation
  • Nursing Home Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Transportation
  • Trucking


  • University of Mississippi School of Law (JD)
  • Mississippi State University (BS)

Professional Memberships

  • American Board of Trial Advocates (Elected Advocate)
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Mississippi Defense Lawyers
  • Mississippi Bar Association

Bar Admissions

  • 1981 Mississippi
  • 1981 US District Courts
  • 1981 US Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit