Florida Supreme Court Certified Family Mediator and Florida Bar Registered Paralegal
Chernea Young is a Paralegal for the Florida Family Law Clinic located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. In 2011, Mrs. Young received her Master’s Degree in Legal Studies from Hodges University and was certified by the Florida Supreme Court as a Family Mediator in 2016. She has over 20 years of legal experience as a Paralegal including working for private Family Law Attorneys in South Florida and State of Florida Child Support Enforcement. Mrs. Young has been a member of the America Bar Association (nonlegal) and Florida Bar (nonlegal) since 2011. In addition, she has been an active State of Florida Notary Public since 1999.
Mrs. Young is a great listener, communicator, and a problem solver when it comes to working Family Law cases. In fact, Mrs. Young will get involved in each case to ensure that clients feel secure and know they are being adequately represented. Mrs. Young possess the skills, knowledge, professionalism, and ethics allow her to consistently meet and exceed our client’s exemptions.
Mrs. Young has two adult children in college, two dogs (Heaven and Maya), and a cat (Melonie). In Ms. Young’s spare time she volunteers at Camillus House serving food to the local homeless community. When she is not volunteering, she enjoys spending with her family and friends, exercises, and dancing.