Thompson Burton Challenge: Round II


Part of Thompson Burton’s commitment to redefining the art of law also includes redefining work culture at law firms. As described more fully here, the Thompson Burton Challenge is a 90 day challenge where participants have 90 days to achieve their objectives–a personal development goal that must be attainable, but challenging. If participants achieve their goal, they will be awarded cash bonuses that can only be spent on an experience that they would never do otherwise. TB Challenge’s first round of participants finished up their challenges in November, and their stories can be found here. TB Challenge’s second round of participants began their challenges in January 2016. Jackie Dusek’s TB Challenge: study for and pass a high school mid-term test in advanced German language skills in 90 days. Final Update from Jackie: The purpose of my TB Challenge was to finish something for myself.  It’s not a concept with which […]

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TB In the News: Thompson Burton Adds Campbell as Associate


Thompson Burton has hired Justin Campbell as an associate. Campbell, who most recently served as an associate attorney at Nashville-based firm Garfinkle, McLemore, and Young, PLLC, will aid Thompson Burton partners Ronn Steen and Phillip G. Young, Jr. in the firm’s Bankruptcy and Creditor’s Rights practice group, as well as working on other commercial litigation. Campbell has experience in representing both individual and commercial clients in Chapter 7 and Chapter 11 bankruptcies. This includes representing debtors in proceedings and representing corporations and financial institutions as creditors in state court litigations, judgment enforcement, debt collection, and bankruptcy proceedings. Campbell has also worked with bankruptcy trustees to analyze cases, evaluate potential assets, and represent them in litigation. “I am very excited to have Justin on board, but my clients are even more excited,” Phillip Young, firm partner, stated in the release. “Justin is known for his excellent client service and his ability […]

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