Canton, GA 30114
Blue Ridge, GA 30513
(By appointment only)
Ms. Thompson was one of the first 100 mediators registered in the State of Georgia and is listed in Martindale-Hubbell's Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers with an "AV" rating—its highest rating.
John Meier received degrees in Agronomy and Agricultural Economics from the University of Georgia in 1978. Having worked as an undergraduate assistant for various professors in the Agricultural Economics Department, after graduating John was employed by the University of Georgia as an Economic Research Assistant. While working with families and businesses across the State, John observed the devastating effect that failing to make appropriate plans can have on families. To be able to help others, John enrolled in Mercer University's Walter F. George School of Law and received his Juris Doctor Degree in 1985. John began his legal career in his home town of Albany, Georgia where he began to focus his practice in comprehensive estate planning, Wills and Trusts, and probate and trust administration. After ten year of practice, John became a Vice President with Security Bank and Trust Company in Albany, Georgia and a Trust Officer for Synovus Trust Company. While with Synovus, John continued to concentrate his efforts to assist individuals and their families with their estate planning and their probate and trust administration needs.
Patricia King received her Bachelor of Science degree from Michigan State University in 1984. She received her Juris Doctor Degree, Magna Cum Laude, from the Thomas M. Cooley School of Law in 1988 and practiced in Marco Island, Florida, and Naples, Florida from 1989 to 2006. Ms. King was in Civil Practice, practicing primarily in the areas of Civil Litigation, Family Law, Commercial litigation and Bankruptcy from 1989 to 2000. From 2000 to 2006, Ms. King was the Senior Lead Attorney with Child Welfare Legal Service, Florida Department of Children and Family Services and received the Outstanding Performance Award from the Secretary of the Department during her tenure with the State of Florida. Ms. King is a senior partner of Thompson, Meier & King, PC and has been in private practice in Canton since 2006.
Cynthia was born and raised in King George, Virginia, a small town outside of Washington D.C. She then moved south to Georgia to attend the University of Georgia in 2007, receiving two Bachelor of Arts degrees in Criminal Justice and Sociology. Cynthia graduated from the Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson School of Law in 2010. After graduation, Cynthia returned to Georgia where she worked as a court-appointed attorney in Henry and Clayton Counties, representing hundreds of individuals charged with criminal offenses who could not afford legal representation. Cynthia then joined Thompson, Meier, & King in 2013, working as an attorney representing the Department of Family and Children Services.
Cynthia L. Patton received her Bachelor of Science degree in Communications/Journalism from Kennesaw State University. She received her Juris Doctor from Saint Louis University. Attorney Patton is a Partner of Thompson Meier & King PC and has practiced law in metro-Atlanta since 2000. Before graduating law school, she served as a legal intern to the Hon. James J. Barta, U.S. Bankruptcy Court in St. Louis, the corporate legal department of Ralston Purina, and also to the Hon. Hugh W. Stone in the Enotah Judicial Circuit (Union, White, Lumpkin & Towns counties) in 2001.
Rachel was born and raised in Marietta, Georgia. After graduation from Wheeler High School, Magnet School of Math, Science & Technology in 2005, Rachel received a dual undergraduate degree from the University of Georgia in 2008, with a double major in Political Science and Spanish. While pursuing her undergraduate degree, Rachel was a member of Alpha Chi Omega, studied abroad in Cadiz, Spain, worked at a local preschool, and zealously supported the Georgia Bulldogs.
Boyd B. Newton's practice focuses on plaintiff's personal injury including wrongful death, trucking accidents, automobile collisions, premises liability, medical malpractice, products liability, and general tort law. He represents victims of serious accidents throughout the State of Georgia.