Building for the Next Generation


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Amy Thompson

Vice President + General Counsel

Amy Thompson currently works as the Vice President and General Counsel for McGough Construction Company. In her role, she oversees all of McGough’s contracting, insurance, and claims management needs. Prior to joining McGough Amy worked as a litigator at Lind, Jensen, Sullivan & Peterson law firm in Minneapolis, MN. There she handled civil defense cases in a variety of areas including construction, insurance coverage, professional liability, personal injury, workers’ compensation and product defect. Amy received her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Minnesota, Carlson School of Management, with an emphasis in finance and marketing, and received her law degree from Hamline University School of Law. She currently serves as a board member for the Listening House of St. Paul, a non-profit dedicated to providing assistance to the homeless and disadvantaged. She also serves as a Trustee for the Minnesota Laborers Pension Fund.


Our legacy is built by our remarkable people.

Our people drive our company’s success. From the Irish McGoughs of the 1800s to the McGoughs of today and countless loyal, experienced, dedicated and expert team members over the years, our remarkable people have built a tradition of outstanding craftsmanship, exceptional outcomes and constantly evolving standards. Learn more about McGough’s legacy of excellence and how it drives our innovation today.

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