Thompson, Gordon Jr.
- Born 1929 in San Diego, CA
Federal Judicial Service:
Judge, U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
Nominated by Richard M. Nixon on October 7, 1970, to a new seat authorized by 84 Stat. 294. Confirmed by the Senate on October 13, 1970, and received commission on October 16, 1970. Served as chief judge, 1984-1991. Assumed senior status on December 28, 1994.
University of Southern California, B.S., 1951
Southwestern University School of Law, LL.B., 1956
Deputy district attorney, San Diego County, California, 1957-1960
Private practice, San Diego, California, 1960-1970