- Board Member, GeorgiaFIRST Robotics
Adam J. Thompson started his career as a software engineer at Progressive Gaming and International Game Technology (IGT), where he developed embedded devices using various languages, including C and C++. After leading a team of engineers to implement object-oriented software, Adam transferred to IGT's Intellectual Property and Licensing department. There he focused on monetization of patents, trademarks, and copyrights. While working, Adam attended Lee Business School at University of Las Vegas, obtained a Master of Business Administration, then enrolled in law school at the William S. Boyd School of Law and graduated Magna Cum Laude in 2013.
As a Partner-Elect in the Intellectual Property practice, Adam's primary focus includes all areas of patents, trademarks and copyrights.