Madonna Finney

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The Law Office of Madonna Finney
P. O. Box 10728
Tallahassee, FL 32302
(850) 577-3077

Madonna M. Finney is a Florida attorney who limits her practice to adoption law. For years she has focused her career on assisting women make courageous and loving plans for adoption when faced with an unplanned pregnancy.  She works closely with adoption social workers and her long-time Adoption Coordinator, Marilu. 

Madonna is Board Certified in Adoption Law, and considered an Adoption Law Specialist by the Florida Bar. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys, and is a Founder and Director of the Florida Adoption Council. She is past President of the Florida Association of Adoption Lawyers, and has served on the Florida Bar Family Law Section Committee on Adoption. 

Madonna has been actively involved in adoption issues before the State of Florida Legislature, serves as Legislative Chair for FAC and has testified before numerous committees on this topic. She is a founder of COSHARE, INC., a non-profit organization dedicated to providing medical supplies and equipment to children in developing companies. In 1995, the Florida Supreme Court and Governor Lawton Chiles recognized her for outstanding Pro Bono service to the court for her representation of abused, abandoned and neglected children. In 2008 she was presented the Adoption Star Award by the Florida Adoption Council. She graduated from the University of Florida College of Law in 1987, and has been a member of the Florida Bar since 1988. Madonna is admitted to the Federal Bar of the Middle District of Florida, and the Bar of the United States Supreme Court. She has achieved the highest rating from Martindale-Hubbell, a national independent service that rates law firms throughout the country.