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Mara Ritchie Poncy Hatfield

Environmental and natural resources Attorney at West Palm Beach, FL

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  • Licensed for 17 years
    State FL
    Acquired 2007
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MARA RITCHIE PONCY HATFIELD, who holds dual degrees in environmental law, has consulted with Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley since 2006 on issues related to environmental and entertainment law. Hatfield has assisted the firm in investigation and litigation related to a cancer cluster in Palm Beach County, and also on intellectual property and consumer-based class action lawsuits. As a law clerk, she worked with attorneys Chris Searcy, Jack Scarola, Patrick Quinlan, and Brian Denney on complex litigation cases. Raised in Florida, Ms. Hatfield earned a Bachelor’s degree in English literature from Knox College in Illinois and an M.A. in English literature from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. In December 2005, she was awarded both J.D. and Master’s degrees in the Studies of Environmental Law from Vermont Law School, which has the largest graduate environmental law program in the country. Hatfield lives in Palm Beach County with her husband and their three children. In her spare time, she especially enjoys writing fiction, poetry, screenplays, and lyrics.

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Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley, P.A.
2139 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd
West Palm Beach, FL, 33409-6601

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Work Experience

  • Attorney
  • Searcy, Denney, Scarola, Barnhart & Shipley, P.A.
  • 2012 - Present
  • Attorney
  • Searcy Denney Scarola Barnhart & Shipley, P.A.
  • 1900 - Present
  • Of Counsel
  • Searcy, Denney, Scarola, Barnhart & Shipley, P.A.
  • 2006 - 2012

Education

  • Vermont Law School
  • MA - Masters
  • 2006
  • Vermont Law School
  • Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor
  • 2005
  • Southern Illinois University
  • MA - Masters
  • 2000
  • Knox College
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 1997
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  • Florida Bar
  • Member
  • N/A

Languages Spoken

  • English

Speaking Engagements

  • Southern Illinois University
  • Instructor of English Composition
  • 1998

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West Palm Beach Environmental and natural resources Lawyer Mara Ritchie Poncy Hatfield
Mara Ritchie Poncy Hatfield
Environmental and natural resources Attorney
West Palm Beach, FL
Licensed for 17 years