Welcome to

the Law Offices of Eric W. Thompson, P.C.

Drawing from over a decade of experience during his tenure at Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation and having owned and operated the law firm for over 10 years, Eric personally provides each of his clients with comprehensive legal consultation in the areas of motion picture and television production and talent representation.

Handling all of your production legal needs

"Eric handles all of our feature production legal work. His firm is thorough in handling our above-the-line and below-the-line legal needs. If it is in Team Eric's hands, I know it is being handled in a timely and professional manner. He is a great asset to the Legendary team."
– Mike Ross - Legendary Pictures
"Congratulations to our client, Legendary Pictures, on the blockbuster release of DUNE: PART TWO"
"Congratulations to our client, Legendary Pictures, on the blockbuster release of GODZILLA X KONG: THE NEW EMPIRE"
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Who we Are?

Eric W. Thompson, Esq. founded his own law firm, the Law Offices of Eric W. Thompson P.C., in December of 2011. The firm is located in Hollywood, California. The firm specializes in production legal work for both film and television of directors, writers and producers. Since founding the firm, Eric and his team have worked on such feature films as “Dune: Part Two”, “Godzilla X Kong: The New Empire”, “Kong: Skull Island”, “The Great Wall”, “Pacific Rim: Maelstrom”, “Spectral”, “Crimson Peak”, and “Krampus” as well as independent features including “Jackie”, “Hands of Stone”, “Woodshock”, “A Bigger Splash” and most notably the Academy Award-Winning feature films “Birdman”, “Judy” and “Dune”.

In the television and new media space, Eric has served as production counsel for all four seasons of Hulu’s “East Los High” and has worked on projects with Netflix and Amazon as well as emerging new media content creators such as Fullscreen, Inc. and Lifeboat Productions.

Our Team

Eric W. Thompson, Esq.

Eric was raised in Lake Charles, Louisiana. He attended Tulane University as an undergraduate where he received a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature and Southwestern Law School, where he received his Juris Doctorate. Eric is licensed to practice law in California, Florida and Washington D.C. Eric serves on the Tulane University Dean’s Advisory Board and is member of the National Board of Directors of the National Lung Cancer Partnership.

Jasen Talise, J.D.

Jasen Talise graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a degree in Rhetoric and minor in Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies in 2012. In 2018, Jasen earned his J.D. from Southwestern Law School. Jasen served as the Managing Editor of the Southwestern Law Review, was named a Biederman Scholar by the Donald E. Biederman Entertainment and Media Law Institute, and was selected as the 2018 Commencement Student Speaker for Southwestern’s 103rd Commencement Ceremony.

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