Family Law | Trusts & Estates


30 Years

Protecting Families in

Contra Costa &

Alameda County

Doyle Quane Freeman Family Law Group has assembled a team of talented attorneys and support staff with one goal in mind: Providing the best legal services possible for our clients.

Established by Terence Doyle in 1984, he has gathered highly credentialed attorneys with experience covering every area of family law. With the addition of a Forensic CPA, the firm handles cases in house that almost every other firm would have to tackle by hiring outside specialists.

Daniel Quane heads the Trusts & Estates team. They’ve helped protect client assets totaling into the hundreds of millions of dollars while offering peace of mind for families in the counties we serve.

Our firm enjoys the prestige and strength of being a leader in the legal community. As your chosen legal counsel, we will provide you with professional, results-based representation.

Doyle Quane Freeman Attorneys

Terry Doyle Attorney
 Terence D. Doyle, Esq.

Terence Daniel Doyle, the founder of Doyle Quane Freeman Family Law Group, has been practicing law for over 30 years. He is a Certified Family Law Specialist (CFLS) and has been rated by Super Lawyers from 2008 through 2015.

Dan Quane Attorney
 Daniel T. Quane, Esq.

Daniel T. Quane manages the Doyle Quane Freeman 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 a Super Lawyer’s Rising Star in 2015 and 2016.

Virginia Ekelund Attorney
 Virginia Ekelund, Esq.

Virginia Ekelund is a civil litigator with over twenty years of successful advocacy for her clients in State and Federal courts throughout California. She represents clients in a variety of litigation matters including family law, trust litigation, contract disputes, will contests, employment litigation, and elder financial abuse.

Colby Freeman Attorney
 M. Colby Freeman, Esq.

Colby Freeman is a family law attorney at Doyle Quane Freeman Family Law Group. He’s dedicated to helping his clients navigate complex family law matters with integrity, common sense, and tenacity. He was named a Super Lawyer’s Rising Star in 2015.

Andrea Gallegos Attorney
 Andrea Gallegos, Esq.

Andrea Gallegos is a family law attorney at Doyle Quane Freeman Family Law Group. She is a graduate of Santa Clara University School of Law. She helps clients with all matters related to divorce and family law.

Zoey Bell Attorney
Zoey Bell, Esq.

Zoey Bell is a family law attorney at Doyle Quane Freeman Family Law Group. Her experience includes significant courtroom experience and getting the best possible results for her clients.

Stephanie Mazzoncini Attorney
Stephanie A. Mazzoncini, Esq.

Stephanie Mazzoncini is an attorney at Doyle Quane Freeman Family Law Group. She helps clients with their family law matters, including divorce mediation, custody, and child support issues.


Doyle Quane Professionals

Meg Walsh CPA, CFE
Meg Walsh, CPA, CFE

Meg Walsh is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE) in the Doyle Quane Freeman Forensic Accounting Group.

Meg provides support for cases that require advanced accounting and financial analysis.

Karen Honaker Paralegal
Karen Honaker

Karen Honaker is a Certified Paralegal and a Notary Public in the Doyle Quane Freeman Family Law Group. With experience in family law and civil litigation, she is an invaluable resource to our law firm.

Darcy Alexander Paralegal
Darcy Alexander

Darcy Alexander is a Certified Paralegal and Notary Public in the Family Trusts & Estates Group. She works closely with Daniel Quane to assist our valued Trust & Estate clients.

Tracy Galland Paralegal
Tracy Galland

Tracy Galland is a Certified Paralegal and Notary Public in the Family Law Group. Tracy has over 12 years of legal experience. She assists Virginia Ekelund and Colby Freeman.


Client Testimonials

Without hesitation, I Highly Recommend that you use Daniel Quane as your Trust Attorney.
~ Steve & Kathy A.

They were very accommodating with various meeting times and extremely easy to work with.
~ Kyle C.

Dan and Darcy were very easy to work with and helped us put in place a complete estate plan that gives us peace of mind that our estate will be managed per our instructions and not by the courts.
~ Bob S.

Dan differentiated himself from the other attorneys we consulted by immediately understanding what we wanted. He delivered what we wanted with minimal revision and for the fee we agreed to.
~ Brian H.

My Trust was delivered beautifully and I can rest knowing my financial affairs are in order.
~ Katherine D.

But what perhaps stands out most is his meticulous attention to detail, coupled with long-term advice.
~ Susan S.

When I had questions, he was always available either by phone or email.  He was a nice man to work with and made it a positive experience for me.
~ Vickie K.

I am now retired but in the past I owned three businesses and had over 1000 employees and during my business life I had experience with many law firms. I rank Daniel Quane as good as the very best.
~ Stewart B.

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Doyle Quane Freeman (925) 314-2320