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Cinda L. Scales

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Family, Child Custody, Child Support, Marriage & Prenuptials

About Me

Cinda L. Scales is an attorney practicing in the eastern panhandle of West Virginia. Ms. Scales was admitted to the practice of law in 1989. She is a graduate of the University of Maryland School of Law. In additional she has a Masters of Business Administration and Masters of Applied Psychology from Shippensburg University. She received her Bachelor's Degree from Shepherd University in Business Administration. She is admitted to practice law in West Virginia and Maryland. In addition to the practice of law, she is an associate professor of business administration at Shepherd University.



 


Areas of Practice:



  • Domestic Relations

  • Custody

  • Divorce

  • Adoption

  • Bankruptcy

  • Wills

  • Child Support


 


Bar Admissions:



  • West Virginia, 1989

  • Maryland, 1991

  • U.S. District Court Northern District of West Virginia, 1989


 


Education:





  • University of Maryland School of Law, Baltimore, Maryland

    • J.D. - 1989




  • University of Shippensburg, Shippensburg, Pennsylvania

    • M.B.A. - 1983



    • Honors: With Honors



    • Major: Business




  • University of Shippensburg, Shippensburg, Pennsylvania

    • M.S. - 1983



    • Honors: With Honors



    • Major: Psychology




  • Shepherd University, Shepherdstown, West Virginia

    • B.S. cum laude - 1981



    • Honors: Dean's List




    • Major: Business Administration




 



Professional Associations and Memberships:



  • West Virginia State Bar Association, 1989 - Present

  • Maryland State Bar Association, 1991 - Present

  • Tri-County Family Bar Association, 2008 - Present




 


Past Employment Positions:



  • Blue Ridge Outlets, General Counsel, 1991 - 1994

  • Askin, Pill Scales and Burke, Associate, 1991 - 1995




 


Ancillary Businesses:



  • Associate Professor of Business Administration at Shepherd University





 


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1989

  1. Divorce & Separation: 30%
  2. Child Support: 20%
  3. Child Custody: 20%
  4. Family: 20%
  5. Marriage & Prenuptials: 10%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

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Contact Info

314 W John St
Martinsburg, WV, 25401-3224

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MDActive199105/08/2015
WVAuthorized to practice law198904/19/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
West Virginia University College of Law Family Law CLEINTERSECTION OF DIVORCE AND BANKRUPTCY2014