Mercy Roberg, Esq., Contributing Editor
Director, Office of Professional Education
Stetson University College of Law
As an active working Attorney at Law, Mercy acts as Director of the Office of Professional Education at Stetson University College of Law. Her previous work includes running her own law practice and multiple roles with the Stetson University College of Law: as Manager of its Office of Professional Education, Coordinator & Fellow for the Center for Excellence in Higher Education Law & Policy.
Mercy has six years of professional development experience training attorneys, educators, and executives, events ranging from five to 500 attendees. She has experience running seminars, workshops, webinars, live briefings and multi-day conferences. Her professional development experience began in the K-12 setting where she worked as a teacher and professional development facilitator working with administrators and faculty. Today, she is a department head at Stetson University College of Law where she works with law faculty and outside entities to provide the most current legal training in higher education law, advocacy, elder law and legal writing.
Her own personal research focusses on the legal intersection of higher education and K-12 on topics ranging from students with disabilities, Title IX and minors, and medical marijuana.
Mercy holds a Juris Doctorate degree from the Stetson University College of Law, alongside a Master’s degree in Education with a specialization in ESOL, and a Bachelor’s in Elementary Education from the University of Florida.