University Counsel, UA
Katie Thompson joined the Office of Counsel in 2013. As University Counsel, Katie assists UA with general litigation, employment and student matters, ADA compliance, contract negotiations, and collection matters, and works with campus groups to promote campus safety. Prior to joining the Office of Counsel, she was in private practice in Tuscaloosa. Katie serves the community through involvement in her church, her children’s school, and a number of civic organizations.
Katie earned her B.A. from The University of Alabama and her J.D. from The University of Alabama School of Law. She is a member of the Alabama State Bar, Tuscaloosa County Bar Association, and the National Association of College and University Attorneys. Katie is a 2012 graduate of Leadership Tuscaloosa.