Douglas B. Bohne, 

Attorney at Law

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Phone: (925) 926-0300 ext. 101

Certified Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law Specialist

The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization

Douglas B. Bohne is an attorney who emphasizes business planning, charitable planning, estate planning, estate administration, probate, and taxation. He is a former tax manager for the international accounting firm, Coopers & Lybrand, San Francisco, California.


Mr. Bohne has taught courses in income tax, estate, and gift tax and business planning for the American College of Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania and the one-day course on Advanced Tax Planning Using Charitable Techniques sponsored by the California CPA Education Foundation. The California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization has designated him a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law. He has served on the board of trustees of the Children's Hospital Foundation in Oakland, California and is a past board member of the Contra Costa County Committee of Leave a Legacy.


Mr. Bohne served as Chair of the Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law Advisory Commission to the California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization. He is also a past President of the Estate Planning Council of Diablo Valley. Mr. Bohne was a contributing author in a multivolume tax treatise published by Matthew Bender.


Mr. Bohne received his undergraduate degree in accounting from the University of Utah (1980) and his law degree from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law (1983). He is a member of local and state bar association sections of taxation and estate planning, trust and probate law.