Mara & de Parry, P.A.
Protecting you, your family
and your assets

Ormond Office: 386-672-8081

DeLand Office: 386-736-1223

Mara & de Parry, P.A.
Mara & de Parry, P.A.

Astrid de Parry, Esquire

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Astrid de Parry, Esquire

"Providing exceptional service to discerning clients in Central Florida for over 30 years"

Areas of Practice:

  • Probate
  • Estate Planning
  • Trust Administration
  • Land Use Law
  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Business and Commercial Law
  • Civil Litigation & Mediation


  • Cornell University Law School, J.D., 1977 
  • University of Michigan, magna cum laude, 1974 
  • Albert Ludwigs Universität, Freiburg, Germany, 1972-73


  • Rotary International (1991-present)
  • Florida, Alaska and New York State Bar Associations
  • Florida Municipal Attorneys Association (1989-92)
  • National Association of College and University Attorneys (1977-1985)
  • Currently admitted to practice before all courts in the State of Florida, the United States d istrict Court for the Middle District of Florida and the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.
  • Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Civil Mediator (2010 - present)
  • Florida Supreme Court Certified Appellate Mediator (2011 - present) 

Ms. de Parry graduated from Cornell University Law School in 1977 and served as Assistant University Counsel for Cornell University from 1977 to 1980.  Thereafter, she served as General Counsel for the University of Alaska Statewide System of Higher Education from 1980 to 1985. After moving to Florida in 1985, Ms. de Parry went to work for a large law firm in Orlando, focusing on general corporate practice and property law (1986 - 1988). After a one year stint as General Counsel for Park Equus, Inc. (which developed the Arabian Nights Dinner Attraction in Kissimmee, Florida), Ms. de Parry moved to Volusia County in 1989 where she served as City Attorney for the City of DeLand until she started her own practice in 1993.  Today, Ms. de Parry combines this experience to offer clients skilled and knowledgeable legal representation in wills, trusts and estate planning, probate and guardianship, elder law, real property transactions, land use and environmental law, business and commercial law, civil litigation and mediation. Ms. de Parry is a Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Civil and Appellate Mediator and has been a member of Rotary International since 1991.  

A longtime resident of DeLand, Florida, Ms. de Parry has strong ties to the West Volusia community. She is a past president and board member of the Museum of Florida Art and the Lake Winnemissett Civic Association, a past board member of Hospice of Volusia/Flagler and the DeLand Rotary Club, and currently serves on the Executive Council for the Volusia County Association for Responsible Development.  

With Ms. de Parry's wealth of experience in a wide range of legal matters and her years of civic and community involvement, she is able to help clients with some of the most difficult decisions of their lives.




Contact us


Mara & de Parry, P.A.

Office 1

555 West Granada Blvd, Suite B5
Ormond Beach, FL 32174


Office 2

107 East Church Street
Deland, FL 32724


Office 3 (By Appointment Only)

389 Palm Coast Parkway SW, Ste 4
Palm Coast, Florida 32137

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Mara & de Parry has offices in Ormond Beach, DeLand, and in Palm Coast (by appointment only).

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