Wendy A. Mara

Wendy A. Mara

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  • Florida
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Wendy A. Mara attended Stetson University and graduated Magna Cum Laude in 1993, Ms. Mara taught language arts in high school for 13 years. While teaching full time, she earned her MBA degree from the University of Central Florida in 2006. Deciding to pursue a legal career, she entered law school at Florida Coastal School of Law where she graduated in the top 10 percent of her class. While in law school, she was a teaching and research assistant, earned the Dean’s Certificate for Pro Bono Work and became an award winning oralist for the Jessup International Moot Court Competition. Following graduation from law school, she was admitted to the Florida Bar in 2009 and entered the private practice of law in the Ormond Beach-Volusia and Flagler County area. Ms. Mara’s law practice is centered on probate, family law, guardianship, estate planning, and business matters. During her legal career, she has been recognized by her peers as a leader in the profession. She is a former treasurer and past president of the Volusia-Flagler Association for Women Lawyers being honored in 2015 with their Women of the Year Award for her work on behalf of women and children. Ms. Mara is a former treasurer, secretary, and past president and current Chair of the Elder Law Section of the Volusia County Bar Association. Outside of the legal profession, she is an active leader in her community, involved in many activities and organizations. She is a former director of the Ormond Beach Chamber of Commerce, winner of the 2013 Ormond Beach Chamber of Commerce Leadership Award, and former Chairperson of the PACE Center for Girls, Volusia-Flagler. Ms. Mara is also an active member of the Junior League of Daytona Beach and is co-chair of the State Public Action Committee where she supports legislation for women and children. Ms. Mara enjoys volunteering for Community Legal Services of Mid-Florida where she donates her time to provide pro bono legal assistance to low income individuals.

Practice Areas
  • Probate
  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Estate Planning
Additional Practice Area
  • Guardianship
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    Payments may be made online at wamara@maralawpa.com
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Free Consultations for Probate Matters
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Florida
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Professional Experience
Sole Proprietor
Mara Law, P.A.
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Managing Member
Mara & Mara, Attorneys at Law
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Associate Attorney
Snell Legal
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Education
Florida Coastal School of Law
J.D. (2009)
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Honors: Graduated top 10% of Class
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University of Central Florida
MBA
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Honors: Phi Kappa Phi
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Stetson University
B.A. (1993) | English
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Honors: Magna Cum Laude
Activities: Phi Beta Kappa
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Awards
Rising Star
Super Lawyers
Rising Star 2016-2018 Probate and Family Law
Women of the Year
Volusia Flagler Association for Women Lawyers
Client Distinction
Martindale Hubbell
Client's Choice
Avvo
Leadership Award
Ormond Beach Chamber of Commerce
Pro Bono Certificate
Florida Coastal School of Law
Professional Associations
Junior League of Daytona Beach
Co-Chair of State Public Affairs Committee
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Volusia Flagler Association for Women Lawyers
Awards Committee
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Activities: Wendy Mara has served as a board member, Treasurer, President-Elect, President, and Chapter Representative.
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Volusia County Bar Association
Chair of Elder Law Section
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Activities: Wendy Mara has served as a board member, Secretary, Treasurer, President-Elect and President. She is currently Chair of the Elder Law Section.
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Ormond Beach Chamber of Commerce
Board Director
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Activities: Wendy Mara has served on the Leadership Committee frequently speaking in the Leadership Program and is currently a Board Director.
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Pace Center for Girls - Volusia/Flagler
Board Director and President
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Activities: Served as Board Director and President for two terms.
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Certifications
Collaborative Family Law
The Collaborative Family Law Group of Central Florida
Websites & Blogs
Website
Contact & Map
DeLand Office
Downtown Executive Center of DeLand
120 S. Woodland Blvd., Ste. 202
DeLand, FL 32720
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Telephone: (386) 672-8081
Fax: (386) 265-5995
Ormond Beach Office
555 West Granada Blvd., Ste. B-5
Ormond Beach, FL 32174
USA
Telephone: (386) 672-8081
Fax: (386) 265-5995
Palm Coast Office (By Appointment Only)
389 Palm Coast Parkway SW, Ste. 4
Palm Coast, FL 32137
USA
Telephone: (386) 672-8081
Fax: (386) 265-5995