Mallori Thompson

Mallori D. Thompson



Mallori D. Thompson



  • Overview


    Mallori Thompson focuses her practice on all aspects of general business litigation and dispute resolution, including tort and contract matters. Her experience includes most recently clerking in the chambers of the Connecticut Supreme Court Chief Justice Richard A. Robinson. Prior to joining the firm, she was a Community Justice Fellow at Greater Hartford Legal Aid, providing legal information, and facilitating connections to those in need of legal services, assisting particularly in matters of family violence and special education advocacy. Mallori also was a Summer Associate with the firm. That experience exposed her to wide-ranging areas of the law, including business litigation matters, immigration, and employment. 

    Pro Bono and Community Involvement

    Mallori devotes significant time to community engagement. While a Summer Associate, she took part in the Domestic Violence Restraining Order Program, interviewing a domestic violence survivor and conducting legal research to build the client’s criminal complaint. For her work in that program, Mallori was inducted into the Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence First 100 Plus Class of 2019.

    In addition, Mallori is a First Lieutenant, Medical Service Officer in the U.S. Army Reserves based at Westover Air Reserve Base in Chicopee, Massachusetts.


  • Experience
    • Professional Associations

      Professional Associations

      The National Black Lawyers
      “Top 40 Under 40” (2023)

      George W. Crawford Black Bar Association
      President-elect (2023 - 2024)
      Vice President (2022 - 2023)
      Member (2021 - present)

      Oliver Ellsworth American Inn of Court

      Connecticut Bar Association
      Past Diversity & Inclusion Committee, Student Representative

      Women's White Collar Defense Association
      Social Media Coordinator, Connecticut Chapter
    • Honors + Awards

      Honors + Awards

      Named to the Connecticut Coalition Against Domestic Violence (CCADV) First 100 Plus Class of 2019 for demonstrating leadership and commitment to improving the lives of domestic violence survivors throughout Connecticut.

      Presented with the 2018 George C. Marshall Leadership Award

      Selected for membership in The National Black Lawyers “Top 40 Under 40” for 2023.

    • Publications


      "What May Shape The Scope Of Affirmative Action Ruling," co-authored with Joshua L. Coker and Seth B. Orkand, published in Law360 Expert Analysis (11/6/2022)
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    • News

      R+C in the News

      • November 8, 2022

        Litigation Section Lawyers Author Law360 Article on the Future Reach of Affirmative Action Ruling

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    • Legal Updates/Newsletters

      Legal Updates/Newsletters

      "Changes to Conditions of SEC Rule 10b5-1 Obligations" co-authored with Benjamin M. Daniels (2/24/2023)