With more than 30 years of experience, winning settlements and cases across the Bay Area, Tom has the expertise to give you the best advice from the beginning, and will walk you through the process start to finish. Tom is available and convenient to all of central California with offices in Danville, Pleasanton and San Louis Obispo.
Tom’s successful cases include accidents involving motor vehicles, pedestrians, bicycles, dog bites and other animal attacks, product liability and even maritime and admiralty accidents. Tom has run the gamut of personal injury law throughout the Bay Area and beyond. His intimate knowledge of each community’s codes and courts guarantees you the best possible representation no matter where your injury took place.
“I represent the little guy,” Tom says. “Usually the defendant is a big corporation or insurance company. It’s the plaintiff – the injured party – who needs my help.” To make sure you can afford representation, Tom works on a contingency basis. “I only get paid if you get a settlement.”
Tom has spent his career helping those who have been injured through the negligence of others receive settlements for medical treatment, lost wages and suffering, opening to doors to reforms and protections that improve not only his client’s lives, but all of society as well.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Owner||Law Office of Thomas Sokat||2000 - Present|
|Associate Attorney||The Law Offices of Arnold Laub||1997 - 1999|
|Partner||Magallanes, Sokat & Hinojosa, P.C. Brownsville||1991 - 1996|
|Partner||Roth, Sokat & Best, P.C.||1983 - 1990|
|American University, Washington College of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1982|
|Ramapo College||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1978|
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