Meet Our Staff

We understand that contacting a lawyer can be a stressful process. Our lawyers will work arduously to help you resolve your legal disputes in a favorable, cost-effective manner. We look forward to meeting you to discuss your legal options. 

Our Attorneys

Axel B. Gomez

Axel B. Gomez is an attorney licensed to practice law in the State of California and the Federal Courts. His areas of expertise include Bankruptcy, Immigration, Torts (Injury Claims) as well as General Business Law.

 

Axel Gomez holds a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) from Pacific Union College in Angwin, California as well as a Juris Doctor (JD) from the University of California, Davis. He has been a practicing member of the California State Bar since 1985. In order to help service the local community, Axel Gomez and his staff are fully fluent in Spanish and English. In addition to his law practice, he has served as the chair of the City of Turlock Development Collaborative Advisory Committee and as a member of the City Arts Commission. He has also taught legal courses at California State University, Stanislaus for the Extended Education Department.

Vicente Mendoza

Attorney Vicente Mendoza speaks fluent English and Spanish. He is a member of the State Bar of California and is licensed to practice law in Mexico.

Attorney Vicente Mendoza is a native of Michoacan, Mexico. At age 26, he obtained his Juris Doctor degree from Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico. In 2000 he obtained his first Master’s degree at Universidad de Deusto in Bilbao, Spain. Upon his return to Mexico, Mr. Mendoza was hired as staff attorney at the largest private University in Mexico (Tecnologico de Monterrey). In a span of a decade (from 2000 to 2010) Mr. Mendoza obtained two additional Master’s degrees (corporate law and tax law) and was promoted from staff attorney to head legal counsel at Tecnologico de Monterrey.

After a successful career as a Mexican attorney, Mr. Mendoza along with his wife decided to move to the United States. While studying for the California Bar Exam, Mr. Mendoza worked as a legal assistant in the areas of Criminal Defense and Personal Injury. After passing the California Bar Exam, he worked as an associate attorney for an Immigration Law Firm in Fresno California. Now Mr. Mendoza has joined the Law Offices of Axel B. Gomez as a staff attorney where he strives to provide his clients with a personable experience.

In addition to practicing law, Mr. Mendoza is a husband and a father of two healthy young children. He is also a faculty member at Merced College where he teaches Court Interpreting and helps bilingual students to be better prepared to pass state and federal examinations for certification as Spanish to English interpreters.