Daniel T. Quane manages the Doyle Quane Family Trusts and Estates practice. Dan is a Certified Legal Specialist in Estate Planning, Trusts and Probate Law.
He has an advanced legal degree in Taxation (LL.M.) and he was named Super Lawyer’s Rising Star in 2015 and 2016.
He works with a diverse range of clients, from those of average means to wealthy families requiring complex advanced estate tax planning strategies.
Dan has experience guiding families through the complex legal process required upon death in the most efficient manner possible, whether it’s through trust administration or the probate court process. He also enjoys the often unique task of working with blended families through the use of marital agreements in conjunction with estate planning in order to ensure that both parties’ children are treated as intended.
Dan is married with two young sons. He’s an avid sports enthusiast and huge supporter of the Golden State Warriors. He also enjoys camping and fishing in the great outdoors and spending time with friends and family.
Estate Planning, Probate, Trust Administration, Marital (Prenuptial and Postnuptial) Agreements, Business Entity Formation
University of California, Davis, B.A.
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, J.D. with distinction
Advanced Law Degree:
Golden Gate University, LL.M. in Taxation with honors
Traynor Honor Society
Order of the Coif
U.S. Bankruptcy Court – Judge Christopher M. Klein
California State Bar Association
Contra Costa Bar Association
California Bar – Trusts & Estates Section
East Bay Trusts & Estates Lawyers
Hourly ($350/hour), Fixed (sometimes)
Cash, Check, Credit card
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Certified Specialist- Estate Planning, Trusts and Probate||CA State Bar||2016|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2016|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2015|
|Attorney||Doyle Quane Family Law Group||2007 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Contra Costa County Bar Association||N/A||2007 - Present|
|Contra Costa Lawyer||The Enforcement of Premarital Agreements upon Death||2014|
|Golden Gate University School of Law||Taxation||LL.M - Master of Laws||N/A|
|Univ of California Davis||N/A||undergraduate||N/A|
|McGeorge SOL Univ of the Pacific||N/A||law||N/A|