Amanda P. Thompson

Amanda P. Thompson

Partner
Location:
Lexington, Kentucky
Phone:
859-243-0228
Fax:
859-243-0528
Email:

Amanda Thompson is the firm’s business litigation specialist including bankruptcy and creditors’ rights, complex insurance coverage issues and title insurance company defense. Ms. Thompson was raised by a family of entrepreneurs and learned first hand that good legal service requires not only a mastery of the law but an appreciation of business economics. Legal clients are customers who seek quality, value, and efficiency

Regional and national lenders choose Ms. Thompson when they need to obtain possession of leased equipment or pledged collateral, negotiate forbearance agreements, defend lending practices, defend preference and avoidance actions, or obtain relief from the bankruptcy stay and collect funds. Title insurers utilize Ms. Thompson to defend the validity and priority of their lending policyholders' liens.

Insurance companies choose Ms. Thompson when their policies or their reputations are at issue. Ms. Thompson has successfully defended both bad faith allegations and coverage denials before Kentucky’s appellate courts and the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. In 2012, she served as Special Justice on the Kentucky Supreme Court.

EMAIL: athompson@cbmlaw.net
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Areas of Practice

  • Insurance Defense including Title Insurance and Bad Faith
  • Bankruptcy and Creditors Rights

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky, 1994
  • Ohio, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit

Education

  • University of Kentucky College of Law, Lexington, Kentucky
    • J.D. cum laude - 1994
    • Law Journal: Kentucky Law Journal, Associate, 1992 - 1994
  • University of Kentucky
    • B.A. summa cum laude - 1991
    • Honors: With Distinction
    • Major: Finance

Honors and Awards

  • Recipient of the Wall Street Journal Student Achievement Award
  • Special Justice to the Kentucky Supreme Court, 2012

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Kentucky Bar Association, Member
  • Ohio Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member
  • American Bankruptcy Institute, Member