We’ve fought hard to make sure our clients recover the money the deserve, which means we’re committed to doing whatever’s in your best interest when we represent you.
You don’t have to fight this alone. We’ll sit down with you and listen to you free of charge, then help you understand what options are available for you and how to move forward.
Visalia Attorneys at Law
Personal Injury & Criminal Defense
For 40 years, Koch, Degn, & Gomez Attorneys at Law have assisted people who have found themselves facing the worst life has to offer, and they’re ready to help you too. If you’re scared and don’t know where to turn, rest assured that attorney Thomas Degn and his associates are dedicated to guiding you through your case, whether you need help with a personal injury or a criminal defense case. Your life might have been turned upside down, but it doesn’t need to stay that way.
Thomas W. Degn believes in two foundational principles: a) being someone you can trust and b) giving you attentive care throughout your ordeal. The first thing Thomas will do with you is hear what you have to say. That means intently listening to your concerns, understanding your story, and pinpointing what matters most to you.
Next, he’ll gather the details of your case and develop a game plan that fits your situation, whether that’s fighting a stubborn insurance provider who won’t pay you the coverage they should or defending you and your family from unfair and uncaring criminal charges.
Our goal is to stand by your side as a knowledgeable and supportive legal advocate. We offer an experienced and professional team of attorneys that provide you personalized legal counsel, as well as hard-hitting representation. You need help to resolve your legal problems and to protect your future, and you’ve come to the right place to find that help.
Attorney Thomas Degn
A Compassionate & Experienced Professional
5 Benefits to Hiring Thomas Degn as Your Lawyer:
1. Years of Experience
Our team has a combined total of over 40 years of experience practicing law, meaning you’ll be well represented. Thomas, in particular, has served in numerous legal capacities, including Deputy District Attorney, President of the Tulare County Bar Association, and Insurance Coverage Counsel for AIG.
2. Proven Success
We’ve helped our clients recover millions of dollars of compensation, avoid the consequences of unjust and overzealous criminal prosecutors, and fought hard to protect Visalia’s most vulnerable citizens.
If you’re looking for a criminal defense lawyer, our team is ready. If you need help recovering from your personal injury, you’ve found that help.
3. Attentive Client Care
Most of us would prefer to never set foot in a courtroom. For whatever reason, you’ve found yourself in a situation where you have to.
To help ease the stress that can bring, we return your phone calls and answer your emails because you’re not just another client to us. Your success is our highest priority because we recognize that this isn’t just a case – it’s your life.
4. Local Relationships
Like you, we live in Visalia and are citizens of Tulare county. We’re invested in the community and we have extensive experience with the local authorities.
When we walk into a courtroom to represent you, we’re dealing with judges that have seen us before and we know how to tailor our approach to best fit their style, for your benefit. When we walk into the courtroom together, you won’t be facing the unknown.
5. Multilingual Service
Interested in learning more about how we can help?
Call today to receive a complimentary case evaluation – at no cost to you.
Compassionate Criminal Defense
We Won’t Give Up On You
Our head criminal defense lawyer, Thomas Degn, is a former assistant district attorney. He has years of experience defending his clients from unfair prosecutors. When you’re facing criminal charges, you might feel like you’re just a number, and the truth is that some prosecutors see you that way.
Tom understands that you have family, friends, and loved ones that depend on you and face real consequences if you aren’t given the respect and help you deserve.
Tom has has experience and success in challenging both misdemeanor and felony charges with our superior legal representation.
Whatever situation you’re facing, He’ll sit down with you and work out a strategy that will protect your rights and that makes the most sense for your unique situation.
For some criminal charges, Tom may be able to help you completely avoid any lasting criminal penalties.
For others, depending on the nature of the crime you’ve been accused of, he may not be able to help get all of the charges dropped, but he will be able to help you negotiate with the prosecution and reduce the charges so that you can get back to your loved ones and get back to your life as soon as possible.
Wrongful & Personal Injury Cases
With Millions Recovered for our Clients
Accidents are unexpected, and often life-changing. If you or someone you love has experienced an accident in the workplace, on the road, or a slip-and-fall injury it can be an intense and frightening challenge. The toll it takes is not just physical – but also mental and financial. It is particularly frustrating when the cause is the negligence of others. We understand these challenges and are completely committed to hold the negligent party accountable.
Our head Visalia personal injury lawyer lawyer is a former insurance defense attorney, so he is well versed in the ways of the insurance industry. He knows the tactics used to prevent full payout and compensation, so he can keep your case on track and successful. He also uses his experience as a former army interrogator to cut through the confusion and persists until you receive the maximum possible compensation.
We have successfully advocated for a variety of different injury cases, including:
- Traumatic Brain, head, or other brain injuries
- Spine injuries
- Amputation and loss of limb
- Burn, scar, laceration
- Partial and complete disability
- Wrongful death cases
We have recovered actual millions for our clients in these areas, and we will do the same for you. Call us today to see what our expertise and resources can do for your injury case.
24/7 Assistance from Nationally Recognized Attorneys
Koch, Degn, & Gomez LLP Attorneys at Law don’t just provide legal support during business hours. They are available for emergency calls about injury claims, bail hearings on nights or weekends, and any other time you may need to talk about your case. You will be provided with the personal phone number of your defense attorney who will gladly return emails and calls within the same day.
This superior service is what earned us an Avvo 10.0 Superb Rating. If you are facing criminal charges or suffering from an injury there is simply not a better choice than the hard-hitting representation and persistent advocacy of Koch, Degn, & Gomez LLP Attorneys at Law.