Jean M. Dwyer, Certified Mediator
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In 2006 Jean M. Dwyer became a Certified Family and County Court Mediator after completing the required forty (40) hours of training and required observations. Within the year Ms. Dwyer became a Certified Circuit Court Mediator and is now also an approved Appellate Court Mediator. She has also completed the required training to conduct foreclosure mediations. Recently Ms. Dwyer completed a course in Elder Law Mediation and Elder Care Coordination.
Jean Dwyer graduated from Stetson University College of Law in 1990 and was admitted to the Florida Bar in 1991. From 2000 to 2006 Ms. Dwyer served as the General Magistrate and Child Support Hearing Officer in the Seventh Judicial Circuit covering Volusia, Flagler, Putnam and St. Johns County. Her duties as a General Magistrate involved presiding over Family Law and Dependency matters. Prior to being appointed the General Magistrate she served as a Civil Traffic Infraction Hearing Officer. Since 2008 Ms. Dwyer has served as the Special Master in Code Enforcement Hearings for the City of Ormond Beach and presently serves as the Chair for the Ormond Beach Neighborhood Improvement Advisory Board.
Ms. Dwyer has previously been an Adjunct Professor at Daytona Beach Community College, now Daytona State College, and a Professor at Keiser University in their respective Paralegal Departments.
Ms. Dwyer is credited with authorship for her research and writing contributions on Inter-Country Adoptions for the Florida Bar publication Adoption, Paternity, and Other Florida Family Practice, Eighth and Ninth Editions.