J.J. THOMPSON practices law throughout the State of Washington from the Spokane and Seattle offices of Layman Law Firm, PLLP. A Partner in the firm, he focuses his practice entirely on representing plaintiffs in personal injury related litigation. In addition to representing individuals that suffered injuries, J.J. is also a leader and volunteer in the community. He recently served as the President of the Brain Injury Alliance of Washington (formerly Brain Injury Association of Washington) Spokane Chapter, and he continues to serve on the Board as a Past President. The BIAWA is an organization that is dedicated to the prevention of Traumatic Brain Injuries and improving the lives of those already affected by a brain injury. J.J. has also been recognized with several awards and honors, including being named a Rising Star by SuperLawyers three years in a row.