About Our Firm

Dedicated to Serving Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River, Okeechobee, and Palm Beach Counties

When selecting a law firm to represent you, your family or your business, experience is an important factor to consider. The attorneys of McCarthy, Summers, Wood, Norman, Melby & Schultz, P.A. have been serving clients on the Treasure Coast for more than 35 years. The firm is dedicated to providing its clients with quality service.

The firm’s Real Estate Department is one of the few in the area that offers legal services in real estate acquisition through construction and, when necessary or appropriate, through civil litigation. Similarly, the firm has an extensive Trusts and Estates Department offering legal services in Estate Planning, Elder & Special Needs Law, Probate, Guardianship and Trust Administration. Clients also look to the firm for advice and solutions in other important areas of law, including Family Law, Employment Law and corporate matters.

Several of the firm’s attorneys are Board Certified by the Florida Bar. Board certification recognizes an attorney's special knowledge, skills, and proficiency in a particular area of law as well as professionalism and ethics in practice. Our attorneys are extensively involved in business, civic, and political organizations and are committed to our community.

McCarthy, Summers, Wood, Norman, Melby & Schultz, P.A. is centrally located in the business district of Stuart and offers services throughout the Treasure Coast and the Palm Beaches. With a commitment to integrity, dedication, and solutions, the firm is “AV” rated by the Martindale-Hubbell Legal Directory, its highest rating.

Community Involvement

A brief list of some of the varied organizations in which McCarthy, Summers, Wood, Norman, Melby & Schultz, P.A. lawyers have taken leadership roles, often serving on the Boards of Directors, includes:

  • American Cancer Society
  • Martin County Arts Foundation
  • YMCA
  • Stuart Main Street
  • Library Foundation
  • Business Development Board of Martin County
  • Boys & Girls Clubs
  • Big Brothers/Big Sisters
  • March of Dimes
  • Chamber of Commerce
  • Hospice Foundation
  • Salvation Army
  • Martin County Health Facility Authority
  • Martin County Community Foundation
  • Council on Aging
  • Little League
  • Atlanta Classical Orchestra
  • The Arts Foundation of Martin County
  • Martin Memorial Hospital Foundation
  • Leadership Martin County Planning Board
  • Lyric Theatre

Contact the firm online or call (772) 286-1700 to discuss your important business and personal legal needs.