Wendy A. Mara

Wendy A. Mara: Attorney with Mara Law, P.A
  • Managing Partner at Mara Law, P.A (1 Attorneys)
  • 555 West Granada Boulevard, Suite B5, Ormond Beach, FL 32174
    View Wendy A. Mara's office location
  • Peer Reviews
    4.8/5.0 (18)
    Client Reviews
    100% Recommended (8)
  • Profile Visibility [ i ]

Biography

Wendy Mara graduated Magna Cum Laude from Stetson University in 1993 with a degree in English. While there, Ms. Mara was selected to be a member of Phi Beta Kappa. After graduation, Ms. Mara taught language arts in high school for 13 years. While teaching full time, Ms. Mara earned her MBA from the University of Central Florida in 2006. Shortly thereafter, Ms. Mara attended Florida Coastal School of Law ("FCSL") and graduated in 2009 in the top 10% of her class. While at FCSL, Ms. Mara was a teacher's assistant, research assistant, and award winning oralist for the Jessup International Moot Court Competition. In addition, Ms. Mara was awarded various recognitions such as Dean Certificate for Pro Bono Work, Certificate for Oral Advocacy, and Certificate for Advanced Legal Writing and Research. Ms. Mara is involved in many organizations. She was the Vice-President of the Tomoka Oaks Homeowner's Association, Graduate of Ormond Leadership VII, member of the Ormond Beach Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, 2013 Ormond Beach Chamber of Commerce Leadership Award, former treasurer and President of the Volusia Flagler Association for Women Lawyers ("VFAWL"), winner of the 2015 VFAWL Woman of the Year, VFAWL representative for the Domestic Violence Advisory Committee, current President and former Treasurer, Secretary and director of the Volusia County Bar Association, member of the Dunn Blount Inns of Court, and former Chairperson of the PACE Center for Girls, Volusia-Flagler. Ms. Mara has six children and resides in Ormond Beach with her husband Robert, sons Robbie and Liam, and a cat named Ruka. Ms. Mara enjoys decorating, gardening, walking, practicing yoga, and watching movies.

Areas of Practice (29)

  • Alimony
  • Annulment
  • Divorce
  • Marital Agreements
  • Marital Property Settlements
  • Marital Property Distribution
  • No Fault Divorce
  • Paternity
  • Post Divorce Modification
  • Premarital Agreements
  • Spousal Support
  • Uncontested Divorce
  • Guardian Ad Litem
  • Guardianship
  • Guardianship Administration
  • Incompetency Proceedings
  • Ancillary Probate
  • Estate Administration
  • Adoptions
  • Step Parent Adoptions
  • Probate Administration
  • Probate Litigation
  • Adult Guardianship
  • Advance Directives
  • Elder Guardianship
  • Breach of Contract
  • Contract Litigation
  • Contested Trusts and Estates
  • Estate Planning

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
386-672-8081  Phone
386-265-5995  Fax
www.maralawpa.com
University Attended:
Stetson University, B.A., English, magna cum laude, 1993; University of Central Florida, M.B.A., 2006
Law School Attended:
Florida Coastal School of Law, J.D., 2009
Year of First admission:
2009
Admission:
2009, Florida
Memberships:
American Bar Association, Florida Bar, Volusia County Bar Association, Volusia Flagler Association for Women Lawyers.
ISLN:
920826889
Payment Information:
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Accepts and
  • Peer Reviews

    • 4.8/5.0 (18)
    • A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
    • Legal Knowledge

      4.7/5.0
    • Analytical Capability

      4.8/5.0
    • Judgment

      4.8/5.0
    • Communication

      4.8/5.0
    • Legal Experience

      4.8/5.0
    • Wendy A. Mara

      5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 12/20/16 in Family Law on 12/20/16

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
      • Analytical Capability

        5.0/5.0
      • Judgment

        5.0/5.0
      • Communication

        5.0/5.0
      • Legal Experience

        5.0/5.0
      Read less
    • Wendy A. Mara

      5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 12/12/16 in Divorce on 12/12/16

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
      • Analytical Capability

        5.0/5.0
      • Judgment

        5.0/5.0
      • Communication

        5.0/5.0
      • Legal Experience

        5.0/5.0
      Read less
    • Wendy A. Mara

      5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 12/11/16 in Divorce on 12/11/16

      Wendy is a gem in the Daytona legal community. She is highly competent, has great people skills, and gets great results for her clients. Wendy is my go-to referral for...

      Read more

      Wendy is a gem in the Daytona legal community. She is highly competent, has great people skills, and gets great results for her clients. Wendy is my go-to referral for Family Law matters in the area.

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
      • Analytical Capability

        5.0/5.0
      • Judgment

        5.0/5.0
      • Communication

        5.0/5.0
      • Legal Experience

        5.0/5.0
      Read less
    • Wendy A. Mara

      5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 12/10/16 in Divorce on 12/10/16

      I have known and worked with Wendy for years. I would highly recommend her and wish there were more lawyers who value community service and professionalism to the degree...

      Read more

      I have known and worked with Wendy for years. I would highly recommend her and wish there were more lawyers who value community service and professionalism to the degree she does.

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
      • Analytical Capability

        5.0/5.0
      • Judgment

        5.0/5.0
      • Communication

        5.0/5.0
      • Legal Experience

        5.0/5.0
      Read less
    • Wendy A. Mara

      5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 09/19/16 in Guardianship on 09/19/16

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
      • Analytical Capability

        5.0/5.0
      • Judgment

        5.0/5.0
      • Communication

        5.0/5.0
      • Legal Experience

        5.0/5.0
      Read less
    • Wendy A. Mara

      5.0/5.0 by a Senior Associate on 05/06/16 in Divorce on 05/06/16

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
      • Analytical Capability

        5.0/5.0
      • Judgment

        5.0/5.0
      • Communication

        5.0/5.0
      • Legal Experience

        5.0/5.0
      Read less
    • Wendy A. Mara

      5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 04/14/16 in Divorce on 04/14/16

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
      • Analytical Capability

        5.0/5.0
      • Judgment

        5.0/5.0
      • Communication

        5.0/5.0
      • Legal Experience

        5.0/5.0
      Read less
    • Wendy A. Mara

      5.0/5.0 by a Sole Practitioner on 04/06/16 in Divorce on 04/06/16

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
      • Analytical Capability

        5.0/5.0
      • Judgment

        5.0/5.0
      • Communication

        5.0/5.0
      • Legal Experience

        5.0/5.0
      Read less
    • Wendy A. Mara

      5.0/5.0 by a Associate on 12/02/14 in Family Law on 12/02/14

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
      • Analytical Capability

        5.0/5.0
      • Judgment

        5.0/5.0
      • Communication

        5.0/5.0
      • Legal Experience

        5.0/5.0
      Read less
    • Wendy A. Mara

      5.0/5.0 by a Partner on 06/30/13 in Bankruptcy on 06/30/13

      Very good

      • Legal Knowledge

        5.0/5.0
      • Analytical Capability

        5.0/5.0
      • Judgment

        5.0/5.0
      • Communication

        5.0/5.0
      • Legal Experience

        5.0/5.0
      Read less

    See All 18 Reviews See All 18 Reviews »


    *Peer Reviews provided before April 15, 2008 are not displayed.

    Client Reviews

    • 4.9/5.0 (8)
    • 100% (8)
    • Gold Client Champion
    • Communication

      5.0/5.0
    • Responsiveness

      5.0/5.0
    • Quality of Service

      5.0/5.0
    • Value for Money

      4.6/5.0
    • Wendy A. Mara

      5.0/5.0 on 01/17/17 on 01/17/17

      Wendy was very easy to talk to and answered all of my questions as well as giving me information. I highly recommend Wendy Mara.

      Read more

      Wendy was very easy to talk to and answered all of my questions as well as giving me information. I highly recommend Wendy Mara.

      • Communication

        5.0/5.0
      • Responsiveness

        5.0/5.0
      • Quality of Service

        5.0/5.0
      • Value for Money

        5.0/5.0
      Read less
    • Wendy A. Mara

      5.0/5.0 on 11/18/15 on 11/18/15

      Read more

      • Communication

        5.0/5.0
      • Responsiveness

        5.0/5.0
      • Quality of Service

        5.0/5.0
      • Value for Money

        5.0/5.0
      Read less
    • Wendy A. Mara

      5.0/5.0 on 03/06/14 on 03/06/14

      Wendy Mara provided excellent advice to my wife and I as we updated our living wills, advance directives and other estate planning documents. Her work was timely, accura...

      Read more

      Wendy Mara provided excellent advice to my wife and I as we updated our living wills, advance directives and other estate planning documents. Her work was timely, accurate and professional. We would not hesitate to use this firm in the future and would highly recommend Mara & Mara.

      • Communication

        5.0/5.0
      • Responsiveness

        5.0/5.0
      • Quality of Service

        5.0/5.0
      • Value for Money

        5.0/5.0
      Read less
    • Wendy A. Mara

      5.0/5.0 on 02/18/14 on 02/18/14

      My wife and I used Mara & Mara on three different occasions. Every time they were knowledgeable, professional, supportive, and right on the money in handling our cases....

      Read more

      My wife and I used Mara & Mara on three different occasions. Every time they were knowledgeable, professional, supportive, and right on the money in handling our cases. Their knowledge and excellent assistance really stands out compared to other attorneys we have used in the past. I will definitely recommend Mara & Mara to my family and friends.

      • Communication

        5.0/5.0
      • Responsiveness

        5.0/5.0
      • Quality of Service

        5.0/5.0
      • Value for Money

        5.0/5.0
      Read less
    • Wendy A. Mara

      5.0/5.0 on 09/26/12 on 09/26/12

      I would highly recommend Wendy Anne Mara for her professional and knowledgeable work ethic; her considerate and thoughtful expertise. Wendy has demonstrated her dedicatio...

      Read more

      I would highly recommend Wendy Anne Mara for her professional and knowledgeable work ethic; her considerate and thoughtful expertise. Wendy has demonstrated her dedication providing outstanding interpersonal, highly competent and accomplished attorney skills which is difficult to find anywhere these days. Due to her pay attention to detail attributes and trustworthy caring attitude, I would highly recommend Mara & Mara to everyone I know.

      • Communication

        5.0/5.0
      • Responsiveness

        5.0/5.0
      • Quality of Service

        5.0/5.0
      • Value for Money

        5.0/5.0
      Read less
    • Wendy A. Mara

      5.0/5.0 on 02/02/12 on 02/02/12

      Wendy A. Mara is very professional with legal matters, and at the same time she's friendly and very helpful when needed. I'd recommend her to anyone who needs a good lawy...

      Read more

      Wendy A. Mara is very professional with legal matters, and at the same time she's friendly and very helpful when needed. I'd recommend her to anyone who needs a good lawyer.

      • Communication

        5.0/5.0
      • Responsiveness

        5.0/5.0
      • Quality of Service

        5.0/5.0
      • Value for Money

        5.0/5.0
      Read less
    • Wendy A. Mara

      4.8/5.0 on 06/03/12 on 06/03/12

      Read more

      • Communication

        5.0/5.0
      • Responsiveness

        5.0/5.0
      • Quality of Service

        5.0/5.0
      • Value for Money

        4.0/5.0
      Read less
    • Wendy A. Mara

      4.5/5.0 on 12/11/11 on 12/11/11

      I am a tough but fair client, and she has done a good job!

      Read more

      I am a tough but fair client, and she has done a good job!

      • Communication

        5.0/5.0
      • Responsiveness

        5.0/5.0
      • Quality of Service

        5.0/5.0
      • Value for Money

        3.0/5.0
      Read less

    See All 8 Reviews

    Disclaimer

    Documents ({{amountArticles}})

    Documents by this lawyer on Martindale.com
    Other documents: ,

    Ormond Beach, Florida

    Contact Wendy A. Mara

    Please correct the fields highlighted in red.

    By clicking on the "Submit" button, you agree to the Terms of Use, Supplemental Terms and Privacy Policy. You also consent to be contacted at the phone number you provided, including by autodials, text messages and/or pre-recorded calls, from Martindale and its affiliates and from or on behalf of attorneys you request or contact through this site. Consent is not a condition of purchase.


    You should not send any sensitive or confidential information through this site. Emails sent through this site do not create an attorney-client relationship and may not be treated as privileged or confidential. The lawyer or law firm you are contacting is not required to, and may choose not to, accept you as a client. The Internet is not necessarily secure and emails sent though this site could be intercepted or read by third parties.