Lucia “Lucy” Thompson was born and raised in McAllen, Texas. In May 1996 she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Southwestern University. In 1999 she earned a Doctor of Jurisprudence from South Texas College of Law. She began her career at Hodge & James in Harlingen, Texas doing insurance defense work then went on to practice family law at Dale & Klein. In 2003 she joined Griffith & Garza doing insurance defense work and then decided to start her own practice in 2006 focusing on family law. She is Board Certified in Family Law.