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Thomas Westwood Degn

Practice areas:

Personal Injury, DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense

About Me

I understand how an injury or an unwarranted criminal charge can disrupt the family. I make it a priority to work swiftly to get you the best results possible so you can get your life back to normal. Your case is important to me and I will use all my experience and abilities to help you and your family.

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Languages Spoken: Arabic, Spanish, English

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2001

  1. Personal Injury: 50%
    14 years, 300 cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%
    14 years, 2.5 thousand cases
  3. DUI & DWI: 25%
    14 years, 500 cases

Payment

Fees:

Contingent (25-40%), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

Koch, Degn & Gomez LLP

1148 N. Chinowth Street, Suite B
Visalia, CA, 93291

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive200105/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Presidential Service PlaqueTulare County Bar Association2012
Rising StarVisalia Times-Delta2010
Service AwardSenator Connie Conway2010

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Founding PartnerKoch, Degn & Gomez LLP2013 - Present
PartnerGubler, Koch, Degn & Gomez2003 - 2013
Deputy District AttorneyTulare County District Attorney's Office2003 - 2004
AttorneyMcCormick Barstow Sheppard Wayte & Carruth, LLP2001 - 2003

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Tulare-Kings Estate Planning CouncilAttorney2005 - 2007
Tulare County Bar AssociationPast President2004 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaAttorney2001 - Present
California Trial Lawyers AssociationAttorney2001 - 2003
Fresno County Bar AssociationAttorney2001 - 2003

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
People v. GonzalezCase Dismissed
Miller v. DMVLicense Reinstated
Crow v. Insurance CompanySettled for 150% of policy amount

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Visalia Times DeltaLetter to Editor2011

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California, Hastings College of the LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2001
Brigham Young UniversityNear Eastern StudiesBA - Bachelor of Arts1999

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Barrister's BanquetState of the Tulare County Bar2012