Mac Thompson practices business and corporate law representing companies in diverse fields including biotechnology, high-tech, education, energy, and manufacturing. He assists entrepreneurs in preparing appropriate organizational structures, managing federal and state securities issues relating to financing their businesses, negotiating investment terms and conditions for such financings, and drafting contracts associated with the businesses.

Mac serves on the boards of many privately held companies and has been active in numerous nonprofit organizations in the Charlottesville area, including the Community Investment Collaborative, a Charlottesville-based education and micro-finance organization, University of Virginia’s Curry School of Education Foundation, and the Heart and Vascular Center, also at UVa.

He is a member and former chairman of the boards of directors of both Ash Lawn Highland Summer Opera Festival and the Tuesday Evening Concert Series. Mac also serves as a member of the Audit Committee of the Boys & Girls Club of Central Virginia, is an elder at First Presbyterian Church in Charlottesville, and is a member of the President’s Advisory Council at Union Presbyterian Seminary in Richmond.


American Bar Association

Charlottesville Business Innovation Council

Community Investment Collaborative—Board of Directors

University of Virginia Curry School of Education Foundation—Member; Former Chairman, Board of Directors

Heart and Vascular Center, University of Virginia—Advisory Board

Ash Lawn Highland Summer Opera Festival—Member; Former Chairman, Board of Directors

Boys & Girls Club of Central Virginia—Co-Chair of Capital Campaign (2009-10); Member of Investment Committee

Boy Scouts of America—Chair of Major Gifts Breakfast for Monticello District (2007-09)

Tuesday Evening Concert Series—President and Member of Board of Directors (2010-13)

Charlottesville Committee on Foreign Relations—Chairman (1986-1992)

Presbyterian Church (USA)—Elder, First Presbyterian Church, Charlottesville; Moderator, Presbytery of the James (1992)

Union Presbyterian Seminary, Richmond—Board of Trustees (1992-2000); Member, President’s Advisory Council

Presbyterian Outlook Foundation, Richmond—Former Member President, Board of Directors

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