Donahue Fitzgerald Elects Two New Partners

OAKLAND (January 13, 2023) – Donahue Fitzgerald is pleased to announce the addition of two new attorneys to the firm’s partnership, Debbie Y. Chin and Mario M. Choi. Their practices include Trusts and Estates, Litigation, Intellectual Property, and Music and Entertainment.

“We are pleased to welcome Debbie and Mario to the firm’s partnership,” said Managing Partner, Andrew MacKay. “Both Debbie and Mario are exceptional attorneys who are real-world problem solvers and who provide our clients with a close working relationship as talented advisors. We are looking forward to their continued successes and leadership to our clients and firm.”

Meet Donahue Fitzgerald’s newest partners:

Debbie Y. Chin the Trusts and Estates Practice Group co-chair focuses her practice on sophisticated estate planning, wealth transfer planning, and tax planning for individuals and families. She assists clients on all aspects of trust and estate administration. She serves as a Board Member of the East Bay Trusts and Estates Lawyers’ Estate Planning/Administration Committee and is a member of the Estate Planning Council of Diablo Valley. She earned her B.A. from University of California, Irvine, J.D. from Whittier Law School, and LL.M. from Boston University School of Law.

Mario M. Choi focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation matters, counseling and representing clients across a wide range of industries through all phases of the litigation process. Outside the office, Mario is an active member of the community. He serves as a Judge Pro Tem for the San Francisco Superior Court and is a lecturer at U.C. Berkeley School of Law. He also serves – or has served – on the boards and committees of several non-profit and legal organizations, including the San Francisco Community Health Center, the Bay Area Lawyers for Individual Freedom, and Wah Mei School. Mario earned his B.A. from Boston University, M.A. from Columbia University, and J.D. from Northeastern University School of Law.

About Donahue Fitzgerald LLP
Donahue Fitzgerald LLP is a full-service law firm with more than fifty attorneys with offices in the Bay Area and an office in Los Angeles. The firm provides legal advice and representation in all aspects of business and corporate law, employment, intellectual property, real estate and construction, immigration, nonprofit, franchise, music and entertainment, and tax, as well as trusts and estates and litigation.