Mary Merrell Bailey Esq., CPA* MBA MSTaxation MSAccounting
Faced with helping her own aging parents with their elder legal needs, Merrell realized that there was a need for estate and probate attorneys who can help clients feel relieved and non-threatened when navigating the estate planning process. To help fill that need, she attended Barry University School of Law and received a Juris Doctorate degree, graduating valedictorian of her law school class.
Hallie L. Zobel, Esq.
Hallie Zobel has been a probate attorney and estate planning attorney serving the Central Florida area for over 30 years. As a student at Winter Park High School, Florida, Hallie Zobel developed a genuine interest in the care and well being of seniors while volunteering at a local nursing home. Today, Hallie continues with this compassion as a partner at Your Caring Law Firm where she focuses on estate planning, probate, guardianship, trust administration, and Medicaid planning. Her clients include families with special needs, as well as seniors with end of life issues.
Vickie L. Parker, FRP
Paralegal & Office Manager
After a career spanning more than 25 years with the Estate Planning and Legacy Law Center as an office manager and Florida Registered Paralegal, Vickie now brings her expertise to Your Caring Law Firm.
Being a Florida resident for over thirty years and a longtime member of the Orange County Bar Association, Vickie has extensive familiarity with estate planning, probate, business formation and administration, and guardianship issues unique to Florida. She enjoys helping people, and especially enjoys the appreciative spirit that exists between clients and attorneys in this field of law.
Vickie is originally from Vermont, and enjoys spending time with her friends and family, including two lovely daughters and a number of pets. When she gets a little free time, she loves to read and do crafts.
Janet M. Scott, FRP
When describing Janet Scott, many will use the words “caring,” “reliable” and “compassionate.” Janet has applied these attributes to her more than 39 years of legal experience. With Your Caring Law Firm, she concentrates in the areas of estate planning, probate, guardianships, family limited partnerships, corporate law, special needs trusts and Medicaid planning.
Janet was born and raised in Delaware and from the time she was in high school knew she wanted a career in the legal field. Upon graduating from the University of Delaware, Janet moved to Miami, Florida where she continued her legal career. In 1990 Janet and her family moved to Orlando to open the Maitland branch office of a Fort Lauderdale-based law firm.
Janet resides in Central Florida with her husband and their two children. Janet is active in her church and enjoys reading and music. She is also a NASCAR and UCF football fan. Both she and her husband enjoy spending time with numerous family members residing in the Central Florida area, including their 5 grandchildren.
Janet has attained Florida Registered Paralegal status from the Florida Bar and is also a member of the Central Florida Paralegal Association, Inc.
Client AssistantJoAnne settled in Orlando in ’99, and grew up as a military ‘born raised and trained’ (b.r.at.) Her background is in training and electronics and she has a degree in management and would like to obtain a paralegal degree.
She enjoys the beach, SCUBA, horses, bike riding and being outdoors.
Client AssistantJudy is a front desk assistant and receptionist. Judy and her husband have been residents of Winter Park for 26 years. They have three grown daughters and five grandchildren. She enjoys reading and is an active member at her church where she mentors children and teaches Sunday School.