Kevin Thompson Partner, Thompson Burton
Kevin is a sought after MLM attorney in the direct sales industry. Named as one of the most influential people in direct sales in 2014, Kevin Thompson has extensive experience and helps business owners operate their businesses on secure legal footing. He was also recently selected as a Super Lawyer by Super Lawyers Magazine, a publication by Thomson Reuters. Also, as a member of the Supplier Lawyer Advisory Group with the DSA, Thompson is actively involved to help steer the industry into a better future. As one of the founding partners of Thompson Burton PLLC, Kevin has helped the firm grow from two attorneys to twenty in the short span of four years. By focusing on leadership development and company culture, Thompson Burton was selected as the “Support Company of the Year” in 2014 by the Academy of Multilevel Marketing. Thompson Burton provides support in several categories for network marketing companies, including MLM compliance, government investigations, litigation, corporate securities, hotel services agreements and much more. Kevin is a leader and prolific contributor in the network marketing community. Kevin frequently meets with media and investment advisors to explain the legal nuances associated with the industry, with CNBC, Barclay’s Capital, Wall Street Journal and Bloomberg being some of the more recent. He has served as a keynote speaker at multiple conferences throughout the world, including locations in Paris, Amsterdam and Dubai. Prior to practicing law, Kevin earned all-American honors in Track and Field in 2002. As a decathlete, he learned the value of persistence, perseverance and discipline. Kevin Thompson is a proud husband and father of four children.