Shara handles all type of domestic and family law matters, criminal and traffic matters, and is a trained mediator. She is approved to be a child's attorney, to mediate child access issues, and to conduct settlement conferences in a variety of areas of law.
Prior to joining the Alexander & Cleaver team, Shara worked as an Assistant State's Attorney in Charles County, Maryland for six years. She handled all types of cases ranging from simple assault, drug possession, shoplifting and DUI to serious felonies including child abuse, burglary, and drug offenses. She then entered private practice where she concentrated on domestic cases such as divorce, custody and adoption.
Endorsements from fellow lawyers are an important consideration for many when selecting the right attorney. Be the first to endorse your colleague!
Are you an attorney? Endorse this lawyer
|Partner||Walsh, Becker & Rice||2015 - Present|
|Attorney||Alexander & Cleaver, P.A.||2008 - 2015|
|Attorney||Law Offices of P.A. Hotchkiss & Associates||2007 - 2008|
|Assistant State's Attorney||State's Attorney's Office For Charles County, Md||2000 - 2006|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Business Alliance of Charles County||Chair||2014 - 2014|
|Ethics Commission, Charles County||Chair||2011 - 2011|
|Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee, Charles County Circuit Court||Member||2010 - Present|
|Prince George's County Bar Association||Member||2008 - Present|
|MSBA Judicial Nominating Committee||Member||2008 - Present|
|Maryland State Bar Association||Member||2007 - Present|
|Humane Society of Charles County||Board Member||2007 - 2015|
|Charles County Bar Association||Member||2007 - Present|
|Attorney Grievance Commission, Peer Review Panel||Member||2006 - Present|
|High School Mock Trial||Volunteer Judge||2002 - Present|
|Catholic University of America, School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1999|
|American University||Justice, Minor Psychology||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1990|