LeighAnne Thompson

Reference Librarian

Contact

Sullivan Hall 201-J
(206) 398-4318
thompsol@seattleu.edu

Education

B.A., magna cum laude, University of Washington, 2007
J.D. magna cum laude, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, 2010 Loyola University Chicago Law Journal, Executive Editor
M.L.I.S., University of Illinois, 2016

Specializations

Legal Research Methods
ERISA
Employee Benefits

Biography

Prior to coming to Seattle University, Ms. Thompson practiced Employee Benefits and ERISA law, most recently at Kirkland & Ellis, LLP. She also served as in-house counsel to a multi-employer healthcare organization. She received a Public Interest Law Initiative Fellowship in 2010 to provide legal services to not-for-profit organizations. She is a member of the American Association of Law Libraries and Law Librarians of Puget Sound. She joined the faculty in 2017.