About Mary Elizabeth Quinn
Mary Elizabeth Quinn is the Managing partner of Quinn & Lynch, P.A. She is a Board Certified Family Law Attorney with twenty-three (23) years of experience in the area of family law matters. Board certification recognizes attorneys’ special knowledge, skills and proficiency in various areas of law and professionalism and ethics in practice. Established in 1982 by the Florida Supreme Court, board certification helps clients find qualified attorneys in a specific area of law. Board Certification is something that should not be taken lightly – it is a designation held by fewer than one percent (1%) of lawyers in Florida. With a board-certified lawyer on your side, you can feel confident that you have the best legal representation possible.
Ms. Quinn and the attorneys at Quinn & Lynch, P.A can assist you with the following marital and family law issues:
- Pre-Divorce Consultation and Planning
- Dissolution of Marriage (Divorce)
- Child Custody (Parenting Plans and Timesharing)
- Child Support
- Equitable Distribution
- Modification of Judgments or Orders
- Enforcement/ Contempt of Court
- Collaborative Law
- Prenuptial Agreements/ Postnuptial Agreements
- Domestic Violence Injunctions
She is also rated AV Preeminent by Martindale Hubbell, making her a member of a first-rate group of lawyers in Tampa known for their professionalism and ethical approach to law. Practicing solely in the Family Law arena for 23 years has provided Ms. Quinn with extensive training in the area of Collaborative Law. Collaborative Law is a process that enables couples going through a divorce or other family law dispute to resolve the situation peaceably.
Ms. Quinn is certified to practice before the Supreme Court of the United States of America, the Supreme Court of Florida and the United States District Court of the Middle District for the Middle District of Florida. Ms. Quinn is a Supreme Court of Florida Certified mediator. She has been active in the legal community for over 23 years.
Ms. Quinn has been a member of the Florida Bar since 1996 and has been active in its Family Law Section. She was a committee member of the Florida Family Law Rules & Forms Committee for two (2) three-year terms. She is an active committee member of the Florida Bar Family Law Certification Committee. Furthermore, she has been active in the Hillsborough County Bar Association and specifically the Family Law Section and the Collaborative Section of the Bar. Ms. Quinn was a Master of the Family Law Inns of Court and an active member of both the Florida and Hillsborough Associations of Women Lawyers.
Ms. Quinn graduated from the University of South Florida in 1991 with a Bachelor’s Degree in English. She graduated from St. Thomas School of Law in Miami, Florida where she obtained her Juris Doctorate Degree with Honors in 1996.
For over two (2) plus decades, Ms. Quinn has assisted clients with their related family law issues. She has written articles on Family law subjects and has conducted numerous educational seminars. These include:
- Overview of Family & Matrimonial Law
- Divorce Law in Florida
- Marital Settlement Agreements in Florida
- Handling your First Custody Dispute
- Child Custody Modifications
- Divorce Taxation in Florida
- Vocational Evaluations for the Purposes of Alimony