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Mr. Requejo is a trial attorney.  He engages in jury trials on a regular basis and is successful because of the hard work, experience and knowledge he has in handling personal injury cases and criminal defense.


Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 60%
    21 years, 50 thousand cases
  2. Personal Injury: 30%
    13 years, 1 thousand cases
  3. Immigration: 5%
    21 years, 5 thousand cases
  4. Family: 5%
    6 years, 100 cases



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Payment types:

Cash, Check

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  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Tomas. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


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  • Jocelyn H Sicat

    Mr. Requejo is the epitome of what a great defense attorney should strive to be. He demonstrates great skill in the courtroom by connecting with juries and picking apart the prosecution witnesses on cross examination. Mr. Requejo is meticulous in his defense, he is team oriented and always puts what is best for the client first.


    Jocelyn Sicat Criminal Defense Attorney
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Contact info

Law Office Of Tomas Requejo

15851 Whittier Blvd 1ST Fl
Whittier, CA, 90603


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Nations Top One PercentNational Association of Distinguished Counsel2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers Association2014
Valerie KantorMALDEF1993
Full ScholarshipLoyola Law School1990
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerLaw Office of Tomas D. Requejo2010 - Present
Trial AttorneyLos Angeles County Public Defender's Office1997 - 2010
Association namePosition nameDuration
Mexican American Bar Association PACSecretary2011 - Present
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers CollegeMember2011 - Present
California Attorneys for Criminal JusticeMember2010 - Present
California DUI Lawyers AssociationMember2010 - Present
California Public Defenders AssociationMember1997 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v. LeyvaHung Jury
People v. CantuNot Guilty on 15 to Life case
People v. LimiasDismissed on 995 motion
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California - Los AngelesN/AOther - BachelorsN/A
Loyola Law SchoolN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A