Krista L. Thompson

Adjunct Faculty, J.D. Program

J.D., 2011, Seton Hall University School of Law
M.N.M., 2008, University of Central Florida
B.S., 2006, University of Central Florida

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Phone: (407) 697-6418

Krista L Thompson serves as Deputy General Counsel for Airbus OneWeb Satellites on the Space coast of Florida. She is also the creator and founder of General Counsel U - a membership community and training academy for law students, private practice attorneys desiring to move in-house, or current in-house counsel looking to level up their careers.

Thompson is a two-time graduate from the University of Central Florida and earned her JD from Seton Hall University School of Law. She has practiced in-house for her entire career, with the bulk of her profesional life split between New York’s Broadway theatres and a Fortune 50 company. She has a significant pro bono practice through the ABA where she assists military servicemen and women in filing and contesting disability compensation awards.

Thompson is a recipient of the Orlando Business Journal 40 Under 40 Award (2021), the FedEx Five Star Award (2016) and Ambassador’s Club (2019), the Pittsburgh Business Journal BusinessWomen First Award (2016), and was inducted into the Bethel Park High School Alumni Hall of Fame (2018).

Thompson is exceedingly joyful to be the mom of Nico, Gabriella, and Milana.

krista thompson
Phone: (407) 697-6418

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