Scales Legal Group

Stephanie is admitted to practice in Maryland and West Virginia and focuses her practice in the areas of handling all family/domestic law matters, including divorce, child custody, child support, spousal support (alimony), paternity, adoption, grandparent rights, father’s rights, guardianship/conservatorship, and social services involvement. Further, a large portion of Stephanie’s caseload is dedicated to defending the rights of those charged with crimes.  Stephanie also maintains a general legal practice for civil matters such as personal injury, wills/estates, contracts, landlord/tenant matters. Stephanie recently relocated to the eastern shore of Maryland and is accepting new clients in the counties of Queen Anne’s, Kent, Caroline, Dorchester, Wicomico, Somerset and Worcester.   


Stephanie has dedicated her career to representing clients when it matters the most such as when you are facing criminal charges or fighting for the best outcome for your family.  When going through difficult times, it is important to have a lawyer that is going to fight for your rights in court and help you navigate the legal system for the best possible outcome.  Contact the Scales Law Group to schedule for consult with an experienced trial attorney that will guide you throughout the process and provide straightforward advice without costing you a fortune.         

Stephanie Scales_Scales Law Group
Stephanie Scales-Sherrin, Esquire
  • Family Law

  • Divorce

  • Domestic Violence

  • Protective Orders

  • Guardianships & Grandparents' Rights

  • Child Custody & Child Support

  • Social Service Cases

  • Adoption

  • Criminal Defense & DUI

Scales Law Group

Whatever your legal needs or questions are,

Scales Law Group has you covered. I take great pride in providing the very best legal representation. 


I provide guidance and assistance pertaining to the unique legal circumstances of my clients. Protecting your rights is my first priority!

Call today for a consultation!


Office: 410-641-2999


Stephanie Scales-Sherrin Bio

Ms. Scales-Sherrin graduated from the Charleston School of Law in Charleston, South Carolina, with a law degree in 2007. Ms. Scales-Sherrin also holds a Bachelor's of Arts in Psychology from West Virginia University

Litigation Percentage
90% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

Maryland Court of Appeals 2021

Maryland Bar Association- Member 2021 - Present
U.S. District Court Northern District of West Virginia,2009

West Virginia,2008

Charleston School of Law,Charleston,South Carolina-J.D. -2007
West Virginia University,Morgantown,West Virginia-B.A. -2001
Major: Psychology, Minor: Political Science

Links to Verdicts & Settlements

Jefferson County Teen Found Not Guilty Of Sexual Assault

One Convicted, One Acquitted In Murder Trial

Man Acquitted Of Sexual Abuse Charges


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2. “W.Va. Code § [49-4-111(e) (2015)] provides for a ‘sibling preference’ wherein the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources is to

Professional Associations and Memberships
West Virginia Bar Association,Member,2008 - Present
American Bar Association,Member,2008 - Former
National Association Criminal Defense Lawyers,Member,2009 - Member