Mr. Scherr has been practicing law for more than 26 years and has handled hundreds of automobile accident and worker's compensation cases as well as numerous DUI's, driving on a suspended license, MVA hearings, and criminal defense cases. He has a perfect 10.0 rating on AVVO, numerous endorsements, and excellent client reviews.
He has been given Mardindale-Hubbell’s highest rating, AV and 5/5, which, according to Mardindale Hubbel’s rating system, shows that a lawyer has reached the height of professional excellence, that he has practiced law for many years, and is recognized for the highest levels of skill and integrity.
Mr. Scherr is an active member of the Baltimore County Bar Association and is the former Chair of the Lawyer Referral Committee and has written articles for The Advocate, the Baltimore County Bar Association newsletter. He is also a member of the Maryland State Bar Association and the Maryland Association for Justice.
For 25 years, Mr. Scherr has been a member of the J. Dudley Digges Inn of Court in Baltimore City, an organization where prominent lawyers and judges from all over the State of Maryland meet monthly to discuss issues in the practice of law. He was honored by that organization as Pupil of the Year in 1992-1993. He has also participated in mock appellate arguments, mock arbitrations, and numerous other presentations at the Inn. Mr. Scherr has also lectured on topics relating to handling personal injury cases at the Nuts and Bolts of Civil Practice in the District Court for Baltimore City seminar sponsored by the Young Lawyer’s Division of the Bar Association of Baltimore City.
Mr. Scherr grew up in Pikesville and still lives there today with his wife and two daughters. He is active in his community and previously served as President of the Summit Chase Townhouse Association, Inc., his local homeowner’s association and was a member of the Board for 15 years. He also actively offers free legal advice at the Lawyer Referral Service through the Baltimore County Bar Association several times per month.
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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Martindale-Hubbell||AV Peer Review Rating||2015|
|Martindale-Hubbell||AV Peer Review Rating||2014|
|Martindale-Hubbell||AV Peer Review Rating||2013|
|Martindale-Hubbell||AV Peer Review Rating||2012|
|Martindale-Hubbell||AV Peer Review Rating||2011|
|Martindale-Hubbell||AV Peer Review Rating||2010|
|Martindale-Hubbell||AV Peer Review Rating||2009|
|Martindale-Hubbell||AV Peer Review Rating||2008|
|Martindale-Hubbell||AV Peer Review Rating||2007|
|Martindale-Hubbell||AV Peer Review Rating||2006|
|Martindale-Hubbell||AV Peer Review Rating||2005|
|Martindale-Hubbell||AV Peer Review Rating||2004|
|Martindale-Hubbell||AV Peer Review Rating||2003|
|Pupil of the Year||J. Dudley Digges Inn of Court||1993|
|Vice President||Farace & Scherr, P.A.||2000 - Present|
|Sole Practitioner||Scott R. Scherr, Attorney at Law||1996 - 2000|
|Associate||Israelson, Salsbury, Clements & Bekman, LLC||1989 - 1996|
|Associate||Murnane & O'neill||1988 - 1989|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Baltimore County Bar Association||Member Lawyer Referral Committee||2004 - Present|
|Baltimore County Bar Association||N/A||1996 - Present|
|Maryland Association for Justice||N/A||1989 - Present|
|Maryland State Bar Association||N/A||1988 - Present|
|J. Dudley Digges American Inn of Court||Master of the Bench||1988 - Present|
|Baltimore County Bar Association, Lawyer Referral Committee||Former Chair||2008 - 2009|
|Baltimore County Bar Association||Committee Member - The Advocate||2002 - 2008|
|Trial Reporter Magazine (MAJ)||Starting a Law Practice||2013|
|The Advocate (BCBA)||The Hidden Benefits of the Lawyer Referral Service||2011|
|University of Maryland School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1988|
|Panel Discussion||How to Grow and Maintain Your Practice Using Lawyer Referral||2015|
|Dinner Meeting||Mock Arbitration||2010|
|District Court Seminar||Nuts & Bolts of Civil Practice||1999|
|Dinner Meeting||Mock Appellate Argument||1992|
|Dinner Meeting||Mock Expert Deposition||N/A|