Principal, JLT Law Firm
Chapter Board - North Texas
Julius L. Thompson was admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 1999 after receiving his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics from the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff in 1994, and his Juris Doctor Degree from the Dedman School of Law, formerly Southern Methodist University School of Law, in 1999. His experience includes work as Associate/Senior Associate for the professional services firms of PricewaterhouseCoopers and Deloitte & Touche where he was involved in state and federal corporate income tax and consultation, tax restructurings, research and development tax credits, dispute resolution and negotiation of tax credits and incentives. He has been in private legal practice since 2002 and his practice areas include collections and commercial litigation, corporate counsel, commercial and residential real estate transactions, including HUD multi-family transactions representing borrowers and providing title insurance, commercial real estate leases, foreclosures and evictions, loan workouts, ad valorem taxation, corporate formation and operations, choice of entity, business law matters and contracts.
Julius is certified by the National Football League Players Association as a registered contract advisor (Agent) representing athletes and coaches.
Julius previously coached youth football in the Plano Sports Association league for six (6) years. In addition to his board service at PCA-North Texas, Julius also serves on the board at Richardson/Plano Guide Right Foundation of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.
Julius lives in McKinney with his wife Christie, daughter Samantha, who attends Davidson College and plays volleyball, and son Julius (Jay) Jr., and they attend One Community Church in Plano, Texas.