My legal Track Record

Douglas Kneller, Esq .. ..

Doug Kneller is Board Certified by the state of Florida and is periodically asked to serve as an expert witness in lawsuits involving divorce malpractice.

In the specialized and increasingly complex arena of marital and family law, Mr. Kneller has represented clients in well over 1,000 divorces in Volusia, Flagler, Seminole and Orange counties since 1989. He is a certified Family Mediator, has served as a Guardian Ad Litem and contributes to a number of children's charities. Mr. Kneller's expertise in Florida divorce law affords him unique speaking engagement and publishing opportunities within the legal community.

Mr. Kneller's practice has led to several important appellate decisions in the Fifth District Court of Appeals regarding business valuations and the superiority of alimony versus unsecured debts. As a longtime member of the Family Law Section, he was substantially involved in authoring the Termination of Parental Rights statute, a case involving incarcerated parents which gained national attention, including an appearance on The Today Show. 

Mr. Kneller has been active in various Florida Bar Associations. He graduated with honors from New England Law (Boston, MA) and studied political science at Purdue University.



1112 Riverside Drive
Holly Hill, Florida 32117

Office Phone: (386) 257-4699



P.O. Box 15228
Daytona Beach, Florida 32115

Office Staff

The members of my support staff are crucial to the success of my practice and are likely to be important allies in your case. Everyone who works in my office is meticulous and experienced in administering their duties with positive energy and professionalism. 

Nicole Renfro (386) 257-4699

Wendy Moore (386) 257-4699

Ashley Davis (386) 257-4699

Missy Enger (386) 257-4699


Office Hours

Monday - Thursday: 8am to 4pm .. Friday 8am to 1pm


Contact Mr. Kneller

Text me: (386) 212-2799

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Call me: (386) 257-4699

Fax me: (386) 257-6516


On Twitter: dougkneller@daytonadivorce


Therese Misita Truelove, Attorney at Law

Marital & Family Law .. Personal Injury .. Criminal Law

Therese Truelove and Douglas Kneller are law partners in In addition to Marital and Family law, Therese practices Criminal Law and Personal Injury.


P.O. Box 2566 .. Daytona Beach, Florida 32115
Office (386) 254-8603 .. Fax (386) 257-6516

EMail Therese

Office location

1112 Riverside Drive
Holly Hill, Florida 32117




Retired Circuit Court Judge David Hood presided in the Marital/Divorce law division of the Circuit Court in the Seventh Judicial Circuit and is uniquely qualified as 'of counsel' to Mr. Kneller and

Former Circuit Judge C. David Hood Jr. was appointed to the circuit bench in 2014. Before becoming a judge, he served as a legislator in the Florida House of Representatives. He has also served as a city commissioner and mayor of Ormond Beach, Florida. He earned his undergraduate and juris doctor degrees from the University of South Carolina.