About Our Firm
The Law Offices of Thompson and Associates is a full service law firm located in beautiful Downtown Hemet, California. We serve the greater Southern California regions of Riverside, San Bernardino, Orange, San Diego, Los Angeles, and Ventura Counties and are dedicated to providing quality legal representation and counsel during your time of need.
Whether it is as simple as proving legal advice on a matter, writing legal correspondence, filing your civil suit, or complex as a full-blown civil lawsuit, we are here to provide you the client-focused attention you deserve, coupled with results-driven representation.
Contact one of our attorneys today for a free consultation with an attorney to discuss your legal needs!
Law Offices of Thompson & Associates
152 South Harvard Street
Hemet, CA 92543
Trent Thompson, Esq.
Trent graduated from Oak Brook College of Law, Fresno, California and has been practicing law for over 12 years in Probate, Real Estate, Business and General Civil Litigation. Trent has two master's degrees in counseling, conflict resolution and theology to complement his role as an attorney. His earlier training includes business and ethics. Trent is married to Marcela and they have four children, Luke, Reese, Brielle, and Ashlyn. Trent is also admitted to the United States Federal District Court, Central District.
Linda DeVore, Esq.
Linda graduated from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles. She is has worked in private practice in both California and Washington State. Linda has taught paralegal studies at Cerritos Community College, Long Beach Community College, and UCLA. She is also a published author of Lexis-Nexus Matthew Bender (legal research books for attorneys on the law) for property issues. She is admitted to the United States Federal District Court, and the Ninth Circuit. She is married to Pastor Greg DeVore who pastors in Riverside.
Christopher Nelson, Esq.
Christopher is a graduate of Oak Brook College of Law. He has experience in a broad spectrum legal matters including Will & Trust drafting, probate proceedings (contest or administration), contract law, business law and other disciplines. Christopher is throughouly familiar with all major courts in Southern California having filed cases in Orange, Riverside, Los Angeles, and San Bernardino Counties. He and his wife, Jennifer, enjoy hiking in the nearby San Jacinto mountains.
Jennifer J. Bentley, Esq.
Jennifer graduated from Glendale University College of Law and has been practicing for 20 years in the areas of Workers' Compensation, Estate Planning, Bankruptcy and Real Estate. She is also admitted to the United States Federal District Court, Southern District. She has been a member of the Point Loma Nazarene University Board of Trustees for 9 years and Chairman of the PQ Outreach Coalition (PQOC), a non-profit organization. She is married to the Worship Pastor at a local Hemet church, where she sings and plays piano.
Graham Theriault, Paralegal
Graham graduated from San Jose City College in the Bay Area. After moving down to Southern California in 2009 and enrolling at the Center for Legal Studies, he earned his paralegal certificate through California State University San Marcos. He has previous experience in the Litigation Support field and continues to develop paralegal experience in civil litigation, including trial preparation, probate, estate planning, real estate and business law. He and his wife, Kristina, enjoy tennis and relaxing at their home in Murrieta.