John C. Thompson, FCPA FCA
Chartered Accountant, Retired KPMG Partner
John C. Thompson has had a distinguished career with KPMG and its predecessor firms, serving as Managing Partner of the Hamilton, Ottawa and London offices, as well as serving as the Partner-In-Charge of audit services for southwestern Ontario.
He also served on the firm’s Partnership Board and its Management Committee.
While on the Partnership Board, he chaired the partners’ compensation committee. Working with some of KPMG’s largest clients, Mr. Thompson has developed skills in financial reporting, management systems, and business and strategic planning. He has experience in business acquisitions, reorganizations, and private and public financing activities both in Canada and the United States.
He obtained his chartered accountant designation in 1971 and was awarded an FCA in 1991.
Mr. Thompson joined the LAWPRO Board of Directors in 2010 and serves on the audit, conduct review and risk committees.