Former Assistant District Attorney Tom Kensok

Thomas Kensok

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(Former Supervising District Attorney)


As a Personal Injury Lawyer, Tom Kensok brings strong trial skill credibility to his negotiations.  A good settlement is always the goal but if a case is brought to trial, Tom Kensok’s extensive experience gives his clients great confidence.

Tom has tremendous credibility in the legal community.  As a prosecutor he led trial teams in complex cases.  As a community member he has served on the school board of Napa County, been a moot court coach and has hired and supervised many of the finest trial attorneys in California.

This reputation, these relationships and the years of trial experience make Tom Kensok an attorney who commands respect from the insurance companies and their lawyers.  They know that Tom is strong and fair.  This means that your case will settle (in most instances) on the best possible terms.  If it cannot settle, you can be certain that Tom Kensok is ready, willing and more than able to take the case through trial.


As a Veteran Trial Lawyer and former Top Prosecutor, Thomas Kensok joined Lafayette Lawyers as a Senior Trial Attorney.  Personal Injury clients give highly positive feedback to Tom Kensok.  He negotiates aggressively and has the trial experience to bring tremendous credibility to his settlement demands.

Tom has an office in Napa as well as Lafayette.



  • Supervisor Homicide, Gang, Sexual Assault, Community Violence Reduction, and Domestic Violence Units. Work on policy issues with District Attorney and other officials. Interface with police departments, multi-discipline teams, and CBO’s.
  • California Prison Realignment Coordinator
  • Contra Costa Human Trafficking Coalition Co-Chair
  • Ceasefire and Focused Deterrence
  • Justice Department Violence Reduction Network Liaison
  • Attorney Recruiting Coordinator
  • Safe Streets Task Force Gang Violence Attorney Director
  • Office initiatives to reduce crime and recidivism
  • Board of Supervisors Racial Justice Task Force



East Bay Times Article (Front Page) about Tom Kensok (Click Photo for Article)

photo of dan horowitz and tom kensok building on March 19, 2018 in Lafayette, California. (Photo By Haley Nelson)

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Ratings and Reviews

10.0Daniel Horowitz
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