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Gordon E. Thompson

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Of Counsel

Mr. Thompson joined Coughlin & Gerhart, LLP in 1975 and is Of Counsel with the firm. He is a member of the firm’s Real Estate, Trusts & Estates, and Business & Banking Practice Groups. His practice experience has extended into all areas of real estate, with a recent emphasis into the oil and gas development and leasing area. His business practice has focused upon small business enterprises, sales, purchases of businesses and certain regulated industries, mostly in the telecommunications field. Mr. Thompson also assists clients regularly in the areas of estate planning and administration, business succession planning, and elder law issues.

Thompson has been, and continues to be, an involved member of the Broome County Bar Association. Thompson is native of Binghamton and a devoted supporter of the Boys and Girls Club of Binghamton, having served as a past President.

Leadership & Community Involvement

  • Binghamton University Athletics Council (Vice President of the Board of Directors; Mentoring Committee)
  • Broome County Bar Association (Past President; Real Property Committee; Oil & Gas Special Committee)
  • Boys and Girls Club of Binghamton (Past President; Current Supporter)


Binghamton, NY Office
Ithaca, NY Office
Owego, NY Office

Practice Areas


  • New York, 1976
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1980
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York, 1980


University of Virginia
School of Law

  • J.D., 1975

State University of New York

  • B.A. (Economics), 1972

Professional Affiliations

  • Broome County Bar Association (Member (President, 1990-1991))
  • New York State Bar Association (Delegate, House of Delegates, 1986)
  • New York State Bar Association, Member, Real Property Law (Trusts & Estates Law and General Practice Sections)
  • American Bar Association (Member)
  • Tioga County Bar Association (Member)
  • New York State Bar Association (Member)
  • American Bar Association (Member)