Vice President of Operations
Adrienne Quinn is the Vice President of Operations at The TGQ Law Firm. She has a background in education, teaching and educational administration which gives her a unique experience as a parent navigating her children through the Plymouth Canton Public School system. She is passionate about serving others and advocating for children in educational settings and elders within the legal system.
Leona is in her first year of undergraduate studies at Wayne State University where she studies business management on a prelaw track. Leona moved to the United States from a small area in Europe and became immediately fascinated by the legal processes and guaranteed freedoms of America. She attended the middle school where Adrienne Quinn taught English and developed a close relationship with her. In 2019, they crossed paths again and Leona was invited to join the TGQ law firm to chase her legal dreams!
Ever since, she has been interning at the firm, assisting the Quinns directly. She enjoys working at the firm and the inspiration she gains from the attorneys each day.
Leona aims to attend law school one day and obtain a Juris Doctorate. Outside of her internship, she enjoys exercising, traveling, and reading fiction books!
With over 15 years of combined marketing and customer service experience, Chelsey works passionately and creatively in her role as Marketing Coordinator by actively sharing the vision and culture of the TGQ Law Firm.
Chelsey is a work-from-home mother of 4 young children. She and her husband Evan have been married for almost 10 years and currently reside in Jackson, MI where they both are active in their local church.
Apart from work, Chelsey is enthusiastic about supporting women in any stage of motherhood, cultivating meaningful community and friendships, and enjoying a good cup of coffee.
Danielle M. Deferia
Danielle has 14+ years of experience in the legal profession. She primarily worked in general litigation with the last few years assisting in estate planning. After meeting her husband and growing a family, she left the corporate world in 2015 and became a stay at home mother. Those 6 years home with her family are the most cherished moments, however, as they grow older she felt the need to rejoin the working world. She reconnected with Attorney Quinn and has taken on her role as Executive Assistant with pride and passion.
When she’s not balancing wife/mother/career schedules, she can be found at her boys’ sporting events, taking walks, traveling or just enjoying a fire in her backyard with her family.
Client Care Receptionist
Kelly is the Client Care Receptionist at The TGQ Law Firm. Kelly is also in her final semester at Eastern Michigan University. She is majoring in Political Science with a minor in Criminology. After she graduates, she plans to go to law school here in Michigan. Kelly’s passion for law evolved after taking a night course at WCC taught by a local judge. Since then, she has been dedicated to learning as much about law as she can. Kelly enjoys traveling, visiting her family, and playing her dog, Theodore in her spare time.
After working as a Legal Secretary in multiple areas of the law for 46 years, Marianna retired in 2018 and became a full-time caregiver for her mom. In April of 2021, Terrence, who Marianna has known since he was a Legal Intern at a firm where they worked together more than 20 years ago, contacted her and coaxed her out of retirement to join The TGQ Law Firm. She is now a part-time member of the Probate Team at TGQ Law and continues to take care of her mom. In her spare time she likes to read, garden, and spend time with her wonderful family, especially her great nieces and nephew. She is happy to be back working with such a great group of people at TGQ Law.
Malina is a paralegal with a diverse background and over 25 years in administration. She enjoys helping people and meeting challenges head on. She is a native Michigander and a University of Michigan alumni but currently resides in Mississippi. Malina and her husband Kevin have been married for sixteen years and have a son. She and her husband are currently active at her church and have been long time family friends of the Quinns.
In her spare time, she finds relaxation in tapping into her creative side in writing poetry, singing, drawing, cooking or spending time with her family.
Director of Marketing
Sara is an experienced marketer skilled in social media marketing and strategy. Driven by her passion for the firm’s success, she takes pride in providing the best integrated marketing strategy possible. As the Director of Marketing, her goals include positioning The TGQ Law Firm as the go-to estate planning law firm in Michigan.