Handling the most difficult criminal cases in San Diego County, California, Mr. Gomez is considered one of the "elite" criminal practitioners in North County Vista & San Diego. With more than 47 years in practice, Mr. Gomez has represented thousands of clients throughout San Diego County providing them with first-class representation. During this time, Mr. Gomez has handled everything from DUI, traffic/auto accidents, personal injury, domestic violence, to murder cases. Mr. Gomez has participated in more than 100 jury trials, and has established a reputation for being able to negotiate great outcomes for his clients who find themselves in very difficult situations
Admission: Admitted in 1971, California
Law School Attended: University of San Diego, J.D.
University Attended: St. Mary's College of California, B.A.
Associations & Memberships:
All California Superior Courts
Southern District Federal Court
Central District Federal Court
Ford Foundation: 31/2 years senior staff attorney Defender's, Inc.
American Bar Assoc.: 30 years membership
Martindale-Hubble National Rating Service: AV Rated "Preeminent” - top 10%
American Inns of Court: Master, Oliver Wendell Holmes Chapter
North County Court Rating: Highest rating as a category 5 attorney
North County Bar Assoc.: Lecturer on numerous criminal related matters
North County Bar Assoc.: Presenter for Mandatory Continuing Legal Education
North County Bar Assoc.: Chairman, Criminal Law Section (2008-2017)
North County Superior Court Mediator/Judge ProTem
North County Superior Court Settlement Panel Member
California State Bar: Ethics Hearing Officer
North County Bar Assoc. Magazine Profile, July 2010
Top San Diego Attorneys 2012-2018 (San Diego Magazine)
North County Bar Association: Lifetime Achievement Award (2018)