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Ashley Thompson


Ashley Thompson represents individuals and businesses of all sizes in business litigation, creditors' rights matters, and bankruptcy proceedings.

Professional Biography

Based in the Firm's Atlanta office, Ms. Thompson has extensive trial experience in state and federal courts, bankruptcy cases, adversary proceedings, probate court, arbitrations, and mediations. She focuses much of her practice on resolving business to business contract disputes, handling loan restructurings and workouts, assisting with real estate and related financing matters, and overseeing matters related to foreclosures, receiverships, post-judgment collection activities, and bankruptcy and insolvency.

Ms. Thompson also advocates on behalf of telecommunications companies in infrastructure and services contract disputes, and also represents individuals and executors in probate court litigation involving contested wills and disputed/misappropriated assets.

  • Secured multiple judgments for a bank lender against commercial borrowers and guarantors and pursued post-judgment collection action to recover monies for client.​​​

  • Assisted a bank client with several commercial property foreclosures and subsequent REO sales.

  • Recovered diverted funds from guarantors and account debtors under receivables financing agreement for asset-based lender.

  • Represented a national telecommunications company in contract disputes relating to infrastructure contracts, company acquisition and service contracts.

  • Secured receivership over real property, rents and proceeds, and bank accounts for three commercial properties in litigation involving conversion and fraudulent transfer of assets by commercial borrowers.

  • Won summary judgment in favor of an asset-based lender client against a third-party account debtor, resulting in full recovery.

  • Obtained dismissal of third-party claims against twelve individuals associated with a small-business client, including full award of attorney's fees.

  • Obtained confirmation of foreclosure sales for a bank client in contested hearings, resulting in post-confirmation deficiency judgments against guarantors.

  • Restructured a loan secured by hotel real estate for a CMBS special servicer client.

  • Georgia Super Lawyers Rising Star in Bankruptcy: Business (2011 – 2017) 
  • Named to Georgia Trend's Legal Elite in the area of Bankruptcy/Creditors' Rights (2013)
  • Member – Georgia Bar Association (Bankruptcy Law, Creditors' Rights and Commercial Litigation, Trial, and Real Property sections)
  • Member – American Bar Association (Litigation section)
  • Member – International Women's Insolvency and Restructuring Confederation
  • Clerked for the Honorable Orinda D. Evans, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Georgia (2005 – 2006)
  • Regions/Baker Donelson Webinar: Mid-Pandemic Topics and Trends in Financial Services – CFPB Regulation F Changes (May 2021)


  • Columbia Law School, J.D., 2005
  • Washington & Lee University, B.A., 1999, summa cum laude


  • Georgia, 2006
  • Northern District of Georgia, 2006
  • Middle District of Georgia, 2009
  • Southern District of Georgia, 2012
  • Georgia Supreme Court, 2013
  • Georgia Court of Appeals, 2015
  • Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, 2014

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