Mary Ann Scherer, R.N.J.D.
Mary Ann Scherer is a Board Certified Adoption Attorney and serves as,” Of Counsel” to Florida Adoption Law Group, P.A. with offices in Boca Raton and Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Mary Ann has extensive experience in the area of Adoption. She is a Fellow and former Board of Trustees member of the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys. She is also a member of the Florida Adoption Counsel, a group of Adoption Professionals dedicated to the ethical practice of Adoption in the State of Florida. She has handled over 2000 adoptions in her career.
Mary Ann graduated with high honors from the University of Miami and was employed first as a Practical Nurse and then as a Registered nurse for 15 years. Subsequent to this Mary Ann made a decision to pursue a Law Degree and graduated from Nova Southeastern University Law School where she received her J.D. degree.
Mary Ann works closely with all staff at Florida Adoption Law Group, P.A. to provide a full range of adoption services to birth and adoptive parents. She is rated “AV” by Martindale-Hubbell, signifying that she is ranked “at the highest level of professional excellence” by the legal community.
Mary Ann was appointed to the inaugural committee in the State of Florida for Adoption Certification, the first in the country, and has helped develop the examination for the Florida Bar as to Adoption Certification. She is Board Certified in Adoption in the State of Florida. She has earned the Congressional honor of “Angel in Adoption” in 2008.
Mary Ann loves to fish and snow ski but her heart is in Adoption and finding forever homes for children. She has had the pleasure of working with dedicated and sincere individuals who are able to put a child’s needs before their own and make a plan to do what is in the best interest of that child. For this she is so grateful.