Lynette Scarry (Paralegal)
Lynette Scarry is an independent contract paralegal for Simpson Law Firm, PLLC.  For more than 15 years, she has worked in various facets of the legal field including adoption law, estate planning and securities litigation.  Lynette graduated from Arizona State University, Summa Cum Laude, with a Bachelor's of Arts in English and Women's Studies.

Lisa Simpson is the owner and managing attorney of Simpson Law Firm, PLLC.  Lisa has been working in the area of adoption law for 20 years.  She began her career as a certified paralegal for a reputable sole practitioner adoption attorney where she worked for 18 years.  She then worked for an adoption agency as a Hague Accreditation Specialist.  She continues doing work for the agency in both their international and domestic departments.

 Lisa attended Phoenix School of Law where she graduated 2nd in her class, magna cum laude.  She received a Castro Scholarship and was a Student Ambassador and was the Publications Editor for the Phoenix School of Law, Law Review.

 Lisa has authored the following publications:

  •  Adoption Law: It May take a Village to Raise a Child, but It Takes National Uniformity to Adopt One, PHOENIX L.  REV. 575 (2010).
  •  Adoption and Termination of Parental Rights, in CATHERINE A. CREIGHTON, ARIZONA LEGAL FORMS DOMESTIC RELATIONS (3d ed. 2008).
  • Adoption Law:  Reform the Statues to Reform the Lives, 8 Ariz. Summit L. Rev. 1 (2014).

 Lisa was admitted to practice in Arizona in October 2012.  She was admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the State of Arizona in December 2012.  She also received her Certification of Completion of Mediation Training from the Office of the Attorney General.

 When Lisa is not practicing law, she enjoys spending time with her family, friends and her pets.  Lisa is also the head coach for a high school varsity softball team.