Rhodes Alumna Named A Top Labor Attorney in U.S.


Publication Date: 7/28/2008

Tanja L. Thompson ’93, a member of Kiesewetter Wise Kaplan Prather PLC of Memphis, has been named among the nation’s Top 100 Labor Attorneys by the Labor Relations Institute.

She was selected from more than 8,900 labor attorneys and is the only labor attorney in Tennessee, Arkansas and Mississippi to receive this professional honor.

Thompson specializes in labor and employment law, including representation of clients before the National Labor Relations Board, in labor arbitrations, and in contract negotiations. She also specializes in assisting management in union-free initiatives and conducting supervisory training.