Thomas Degan, Jr. joined Maxwell Graham in 2015 after spending 15 years working for a small Seattle law firm. Tom's past experience includes everything from representing clients cited for speeding to representing large corporations in multimillion-dollar lawsuits before the Washington Supreme Court. As a result of these diverse experiences, Tom realized that he felt the greatest reward when assisting individuals injured by others.
Tom is passionate about helping his clients obtain justice. Skilled at all form of dispute resolution, Tom’s disciplined approach to his clients’ affairs means his cases are thoroughly prepared for mediation, arbitration or trial. He is skilled at doing whatever is required to achieve the best result for his clients. This often requires a unique, outside-the-box approach to complex issues.
Tom was born and raised in Seattle, obtaining his college degree from Western Washington University. He then headed east to attend law school at Gonzaga University, where he completed several jury trials while working as a public defender. With law degree in hand, Tom returned to the Seattle area where he now makes his home.
When not at work, Tom enjoys spending time with his wife Traci and their four boys. Perpetually in motion, Tom and his family can be found traveling around the Pacific Northwest to youth hockey tournaments, in search of fish and wild game, or skiing in the Cascades and Sawtooth Mountains.