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Elena Thompson

Everyone has a story to tell, and I take that responsibility seriously. From initial contact to closing argument and beyond, I aim to develop collaborative relationships with clients to provide representation that works for their individual circumstances and goals. Through clear communication, active listening, and dynamic problem solving, I aim to provide practical advice and exceptional legal service to lead clients through difficult times. Quotation mark
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About Elena

Elena Thompson focuses her practice on complex commercial litigation and dispute resolution. She supports all aspects of dispute resolution and litigation, including drafting briefs and declarations, conducting research, and analyzing probable litigation outcomes.

Prior to joining Miller Nash, Elena was a legal fellow at the American Civil Liberties Union of Ohio, where she led the organization’s education and students’ rights law program. She also served as a law clerk to the Texas Civil Rights Project and contributed to election protection initiatives.

Services

Education

  • J.D., University of Texas at Austin School of Law, 2020
    • Articles Editor, Texas Journal on Civil Liberties & Civil Rights
    • Dean’s Achievement Award, Outstanding Student in Health Law & Policy
  • B.A., University of Oklahoma, summa cum laude, 2017

Bar Admissions

  • Washington, 2022
  • Ohio, 2020

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Ohio

Outside the Office

Elena enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband as they hike their way through every U.S. national park. When it’s raining, you can find her watching college football, playing pub trivia, and trying new recipes in the kitchen with the help of her sous-chef/cat.