San Diego County Personal Injury Attorneys
Meet Our Attorneys
Personal Injury Lawyers Serving San Diego County
Choosing a personal injury law firm after an accident can seem like one more strain in addition to juggling medical bills and doctors’ visits. If you choose the Phillips & Pelly law firm, you can rest easy knowing that John Phillips and Oliver Pelly each have years of experience in helping injured victims and their families. Our personal injury lawyers have represented clients from Vista, Carlsbad, Mission Valley and throughout San Diego and San Diego County.
If the following information helps you feel confident and comfortable trusting us with your important case, please contact Mr. Phillips or Mr. Pelly to discuss your legal remedies in a free consultation. We handle a wide range of personal injury and wrongful death cases.
John Phillips completed his undergraduate education at the University of Colorado School of Business in 1982. He then attended the University of San Diego School of Law, where he graduated Cum Laude.
In 1986 Mr. Phillips was admitted to practice law before the Supreme Court of California and the United States District Court Southern District of California. He was then recruited from a vast pool of candidates to work at the Los Angeles District Attorney’s office as a prosecuting deputy attorney. Mr. John Phillips was subsequently offered a prosecutor’s position with the San Diego District Attorney’s office, which he accepted. He had a very successful career as a prosecutor, during which he brought to trial very serious crimes.
Mr. Phillips has represented victims of crime and injuries for more than 19 years. His entire career has been dedicated to representing people who have suffered. He has taken more than 90 trials to verdict and, as a result, has developed strong persuasive skills. Over the course of his career Mr. Phillips has been involved in more than 10,000 cases, making him one of the more experienced personal injury lawyers representing victims in the Vista, Poway and the San Diego area. When you become a client, Mr. Phillips is always available to help you. You can be assured that he will protect your rights and ensure a fair result.
Mr. Pelly completed his undergraduate education at the prestigious California Polytechnic University at San Luis Obispo. Continuing his education, Mr. Pelly graduated Cum Laude from San Diego’s California Western School of Law in 1997. Mr. Pelly was honored to be a member of the Dean’s list at California Western.
Admitted before the California Supreme Court, Mr. Pelly began his legal career as a litigation associate with the Law Offices of Greer & Associates before joining and becoming a partner with Phillips & Pelly. Since that time, Mr. Oliver Pelly has devoted numerous hours to continuing education each year in order to keep his litigation skill and knowledge current.
Mr. Pelly has personally handled thousands of personal injury claims to successful completion and has a strong emphasis in litigation skills and practice. Along with a hand-picked team of legal assistants that will maximize your case efficiency, Mr. Pelly is personally available to his clients to ensure superb service and responsiveness.
Christine McCoy completed her undergraduate education at University of California Santa Cruz in 2001, where she was awarded College Honors and Honors in the Major. Christine McCoy received her law degree from Golden Gate University in San Francisco.
Christine McCoy was admitted to practice before the California Supreme Court and began her career in Southern California as a personal injury attorney. Prior to joining the Law Firm of Phillips and Pelly, she managed a solo practice for seven years representing victims of motor vehicle accidents. Christine McCoy has represented clients throughout San Diego, Orange, Riverside, Los Angeles, and San Francisco Counties.
Christine McCoy has dedicated her legal career to representing victims in motor vehicle, personal injury, and consumer actions. Christine McCoy prides herself on forming a special relationship with each of her clients, and working with each client personally to a fair and just result.
Mr. Vargas completed his undergraduate education at Northeastern University where he graduated with honors. Mr. Vargas received his law degree from Thomas Jefferson School of Law. Admitted before the California Supreme Court, Mr. Vargas began his legal career as a litigation associate with the Law Offices of Robert J. Reynolds prior to joining Phillips and Pelly.
Mr. Vargas is fluent in Spanish allowing him to assist a diverse group of client’s throughout California. Mr. Vargas has represented clients throughout San Diego, Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernardino, and Orange County. Mr. Vargas is an experienced litigator personally handling hundreds of personal injury claims to successful completion. Mr. Vargas has dedicated his career to assisting client’s injured in automobile accidents, motorcycle accidents, bus accidents, slip and fall accidents, products liability matters, wrongful death claims and workers compensation matters.
Mr. Vargas is always available for his clients. He fights passionately for his clients and works to develop long lasting relationships with all his clients. Mr. Vargas believes it essential to develop direct relationship with each of his client’s in order to insure they are well informed and to insure all of their needs are met.