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Daniel W. Abbott

Daniel W. Abbott

Practice areas:

Real Estate, Business, Trusts, Probate

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2001

  1. Probate: 25%
    1 year
  2. Trusts: 25%
    1 year
  3. Business: 25%
    1 year
  4. Real Estate: 25%
    1 year

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Charles B. Witham

    Dan Abbott is a bright, knowledgeable and conscientious attorney who works hard to represent his clients well. We should all have the opportunity to work with attorneys of Dan's caliber. I recommend Dan without reservation.


    Charles Witham Business Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Daniel Alex Andrist

    I am pleased to endorse attorney Dan Abbott. I have worked with Dan in a wide variety of transactional and litigation matters over many years and I know him to be a zealous and highly effective advocate for his clients. He is also one of the most pleasant colleagues I've had the pleasure to work with. I would recommend Dan to any individual or business that is in need of expert legal advice and representation.


    Daniel Andrist Insurance Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Witham Mahoney & Abbott, LLP

401 B Street.
Suite 2220
San Diego, CA, 92101




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerWitham Mahoney & Abbott LLP2014 - Present
Partner, AssociateSeltzer Caplan McMahon Vitek2004 - 2014
Legal InternCalifornia Court Of Appeal, Third District2000 - 2000


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Anthony M. Kennedy American Inn of CourtMember2002 - 2004
State Bar of CaliforniaMember2001 - Present
San Diego County Bar Association, Estate Planning Trust and Probate SectionMember2001 - Present


Publication NameTitleDate
San Diego Daily TranscriptIncrease in trust, estates litigation creates demand for specialized attorneys and professional advisers2012
Thomson ReutersStrategies for Representing Clients in Probate Court2012


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California at Davis School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2001
University of CaliforniaN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1997

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Professional Fiduciary Association of California Annual ConferenceMinding Their Business: Handling Estates with Private Business Interests2014
San Diego County Bar Association, Estate Planning Trust and Probate SectionEstate Planning Pitfalls Leading to Litigation2013