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Patrick F. Doyle

Patrick F. Doyle

Mr. Doyle concentrates his law practice in the area of real estate title insurance and title related matters, real estate document preparation, banking, corporate law, business planning and small business acquisitions.

His numerous years of community service and innovative youth programs while serving as Justice of the Peace – Precinct 5 proudly earned him the honor of being named One of the Five Outstanding Young Texans by the Texas Jaycees and Citizen of the Year by the TC/LM Chamber of Commerce in 2000. He was inducted into the Texas City ISD’s Hall of Honor in October of 2011 and was recently named Honorary Citizen of the Year by the Bolivar Chamber of Commerce. He also served two terms as the Galveston County Commissioner for Precinct 1. His annual fishing tournament has become legendary, raising nearly $500,000 for local charities. His non-profit entity has already purchased a 25-passenger bus for the senior citizens of Galveston County and is looking forward to purchasing another.

Mr. Doyle owns Texan Title Holdings, LLC, the parent company of South Land Title, LLC, Prominent Title, LLC, and Security Abstract & Title Company of Abilene. South Land has offices throughout the Houston metroplex and Bryan/College Station. Prominent Title is located in Austin, and Security Title has five offices in the Abilene area.

Mr. Doyle is a lifelong resident of Galveston County. He received his BBA in Finance from Texas Tech University in 1986. After a year in the banking industry, he chose to pursue a career in law. He received his Juris Doctorate from South Texas College of Law in 1990.

He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, Galveston County Bar Association, Texas Bar Foundation and Texas Land Title Association.

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Ethan E. Baker

Ethan E. Baker

Mr. Baker’s practice is focused in estate planning and probate, civil litigation, business transactions, banking and real estate law, including document preparation and title insurance matters.

Ethan is a lifetime resident of Galveston County and former Assistant District Attorney for the County of Galveston. Ethan received a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science from Texas A&M University and his Juris Doctorate from South Texas College of Law. Mr. Baker is a member of the State Bar of Texas, The Galveston County Young Lawyers Association, and The Galveston County Bar Association.

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Jana L. Hartnett

Jana L. Hartnett

Ms. Hartnett concentrates her practice in family law, including divorce, conservatorship, guardianship and adoptions. She also handles matters in estate planning and probate, civil law and real estate. She has practiced in Galveston County as a private attorney since 1993, while also serving as a prosecutor for the City of Texas City for six of those years, as an Associate Judge for the City of Texas City for three of those years, and as an adjunct professor in continuing education and criminal justice for College of the Mainland.

Jana graduated from the University of Houston-Clear Lake with a Bachelor of Science degree in 1987 and earned her Juris Doctorate from South Texas College of Law in 1993.

She is a member of the State Bar of Texas and the Galveston County Bar Association.

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Donnie D. Quintanilla

Donnie D. Quintanilla

Born in Galveston and a lifetime resident of Galveston County, Mr. Quintanilla focuses his practice in criminal defense, DWI, juvenile, general civil and family law. He was distinguished as a “Rising Star” in the area of criminal defense in the 2010 Edition of Texas Monthly Magazine – Super Lawyers Edition.

He received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Houston-Clear Lake, before earning his Juris Doctorate from Thurgood Marshall School of Law at Texas Southern University. In 2003, he began his legal career as an Assistant District Attorney for Galveston County. In his first year with the District Attorney’s Office, he successfully tried numerous misdemeanor cases, including Driving While Intoxicated, Assault Causing Bodily Injury, and misdemeanor drug offenses. After 10 months he was quickly promoted to the felony division where he prosecuted and tried all types of felony cases, including Felony DWI, Aggravated Offenses, Credit Card Abuse, Sexual Assault, Murder, Burglary, and Motions to Revoke Probation.

As an Assistant District Attorney he gained trial and pretrial court room experience in handling all levels of criminal offenses which provided invaluable experience and knowledge when he went into private practice in 2006.

He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, Texas Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, Galveston County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association, College of the State Bar, Galveston County Bar Association, Galveston Chamber of Commerce, and Board of Director for the Resource and Crisis Center of Galveston County 2011-2013.

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Dennis R. Bettison

Dennis R. Bettison

Mr. Bettison brings invaluable experience to the firm in the areas of estate planning, probate, income taxation, business planning and real estate law. He is certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Estate Planning and Probate Law.

Mr. Bettison received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Government from the University of Texas and his Juris Doctorate from the University of Houston. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, Galveston County Bar Association, and Galveston Estate Planning Council.

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Jeffrey A. Adams

Jeffrey A. Adams

Mr. Adams serves as General Counsel for Texan Title Holdings, LLC, and its subsidiary companies, South Land Title, Prominent Title, Security Title and Island Financial Solutions. His practice focuses on business and corporate law, real estate and title matters, and mergers and acquisitions.

Mr. Adams received his BBA in Accounting and Finance from Stephen F. Austin State University, an MS in Finance from the University of Houston-Clear Lake, and his Juris Doctorate from the University of Houston. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas.

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Randal R. Seewald

Randal R. Seewald

Mr. Seewald serves as Vice President and Legal Counsel for South Land Title in Brazos County. He joined the South Land team in 2013 after spending 35 years as in-house counsel with USAA, retiring as General Counsel of USAA Real Estate Company in 2011.

Randy received his Bachelor of Business Administration degree from Texas A&M University and his Juris Doctorate from St. Mary’s School of Law. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, as well as a member of the Champions Council, Athletic Ambassadors and is an Eppright Distinguished Donor of the 12th Man Foundation of Texas A&M University.

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Gregory E. Henderson

Gregory E. Henderson

Mr. Henderson serves as Vice President and Legal Counsel for Security Title in Abilene. In addition, he serves clients in Abilene in the areas of estate planning and probate and real estate law. He is certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in both Farm and Ranch Real Estate Law and Residential Real Estate Law.

Greg graduated from Texas Christian University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree and received his Juris Doctorate from South Texas College of Law. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas and the Real Estate, Probate, and Trust Law section of the State Bar of Texas.

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J. Don Reese

J. Don Reese

Mr. Reese serves in a consultant and advisory role to Security Title and its customers. With over 30 years’ experience in oil & gas, real estate law and title insurance, he also advises many other clients in these areas. He received his Juris Doctorate from Texas Tech Law School. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas and the Abilene Bar Association.

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