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Daniel R. Tamez, Esq. has been practicing personal injury in San Diego since 2001. Originally from South Texas (McAllen, San Antonio, Houston), Daniel began working with a large personal injury firm in Houston Texas from 1999 to 2001.

After arriving in San Diego, he began his career as an associate litigating traumatic injury cases. After 4 years of helping victims of tragic accidents, he began his solo practice. Daniel has worked on over 1,000 personal injury cases included automobile collisions, dog bite cases, and trip and fall cases including helping Spanish speaking only clients.

Daniel has been a member of the San Diego County Bar Association, Consumer Attorneys of San Diego, Consumer Attorneys of Los Angeles, Consumer Attorneys of California, and the American Bar Association. Daniel was one of 2007’s recipients of the Consumer Attorneys of San Diego’s “Outstanding Trial Lawyer of the Year” award for his trial work on the Armstrong vs. Breslin case.


Languages spoken: Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Brain Injury: 20%
  2. Wrongful Death: 20%
    7 years
  3. Car Accident: 20%
  4. Slip and Fall: 20%
    14 years
  5. Personal Injury: 20%
    14 years



Contingent (25-40%)

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  • Daniel Steven Rose

    I endorse this lawyer. Daniel is an excellent attorney. He cars for his clients and aggressively pursue justice for the injured person.


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  • Matan Drelich

    I have the pleasure of knowing Daniel Tamez. He has an outstanding reputation in our community as a knowledgeable, skillful and dedicated lawyer. He and his firm provide quality legal representation for those who have been injured due to the negligence of others.


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Contact info


707 Broadway Suite 1700
Chase Building
San Diego, CA, 92101-4969


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Outstanding Lawyer of the Year - 2007Consumer Attorneys of San Diego2007
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Founding PartnerGnau & Tamez Law Group, LLP2005 - Present
Associate AttorneyLaw Offices of Michael A. Pines2002 - 2005
Association namePosition nameDuration
Consumer Attorneys of San DiegoMember2003 - Present
Consumer Attorneys of CaliforniaMember2003 - Present
Consumer Attorney Association of Los AngelesMember2003 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Armstrong v. Breslin, et al.$147,606.36 Verdict/Judgment for Plaintiff
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
St. Mary's UniversityN/AUndergraduateN/A
South Texas College of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A