Bar Admissions

  • Maryland
  • District of Columbia


  • J.D., University of Maryland School of Law, 1976
  • B.A., University of Maryland, 1973


  • Faculty, American Bar Association's Trial Academy

    Fellow, American Board of Trial Advocates

    Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers

    Board of Trustees, Baltimore City Bar Foundation

    Board of Directors of the Baltimore Efficiency and Economy Foundation

    Chairman, Board of Directors, Baltimore Municipal Golf Corporation

    Judicial Nominating Commission for Baltimore City (Chairman, 1999 - 2007)

    Member, National Trial Academy

    Board of Trustees, Baltimore Community Foundation

    Board of Trustees, Center Stage
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Kenneth L. Thompson


Ken Thompson is an experienced trial attorney who focuses his practice on civil and commercial litigation. A member of both the American College of Trial Lawyers and the American Board of Trial Advocates, organizations that represent the country's leading trial attorneys, Ken's acumen as a trial attorney has been recognized on a national level.

Ken is particularly well-known in Maryland, where individuals and groups – from local county officials involved in civil suits to developers whose projects are stalled due to others parties' claims – rely on Ken to handle their cases with integrity. With a focus on achieving his clients' goals and getting results as quickly as possible, Ken is able to identify issues that can be resolved outside of court while being able to adeptly navigate a courtroom when needed. His many years of trial experience well-position Ken to perform risk assessments for companies, including assessments in connection with due diligence investigations.

An active member of the Baltimore community, Ken sits on several boards. In 2010, he proudly served as one of four co-chairs on Baltimore Mayor Rawlings-Blake's mayoral transition team, assisting with economic development.

In 2016, he served as Chairman of The Public Safety/Policies Committee on Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh's Mayoral Transition Team.