Neil J. Moran, Retired

Attorney at Law

  • Profile
  • Practice Areas
  • Education
  • Admissions
  • Association


Neil J. Moran joined the Firm in 1981 and retired at the end of 2019. He continues to reside in San Rafael with his wife, Lynn Duryee, a retired Marin Superior Court judge.

Practice Areas

  • Litigation
  • Probate
  • Trust Law
  • Real Estate
  • ADA Defense
  • Construction Law
  • Professional Liability
  • Contested Wills
  • Business Law
  • Unfair Competition
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution – Mediator, Arbitrator, and Referee


University of California at Santa Barbara – B.A.

  • – Student Body President

Hastings College of the Law – University of California, San Francisco – J.D.

  • – Articles Editor of the Hastings Law Journal of Communications and Entertainment Law
  • – Judicial Extern for California Court of Appeal, Justice William A. Newsom, Jr.


  • The State Bar of California
  • U.S. District Court, Northern and Eastern Districts of California
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit

Associations and Awards

  • Marin County Bar Association – President in 1994
  • San Rafael Business Improvement District – President in 1995
  • U.S. Selective Service Draft Board for Marin County (1984-2004)
  • St. Anselm School Board – President
  • Discovery Referee, Judicial Arbitrator, and Settlement Panelist
  • The State Bar of California – Special Master (pursuant to Penal Code Section 1524)