The Nature of Our Practice
Farace & Scherr, P.A. is an AV®-rated* law firm located on York Road just north of the Baltimore Beltway in Lutherville, Baltimore County, Maryland. Suzanne K. Farace and Scott R. Scherr, the principals of the firm, each have more than 29 years of experience handling general litigation matters on behalf of individual clients. Ms. Farace’s emphasis is on cases involving family or domestic law, such as divorce and separation, alimony, marital property, child custody, and child support. Mr. Scherr’s emphasis is on cases involving personal injury, such as automobile accidents and worker’s compensation, as well as criminal, DWI, and driver’s license, insurance, and traffic offenses. Ms. Farace also serves as a Mediator in family and domestic law and in other areas, helping people resolve their differences outside of the court system.
Ms. Farace and Mr. Scherr worked together for several years at what was then known as the law firm of Israelson, Salsbury, Clements & Bekman, L.L.C. In December, 1995, Ms. Farace opened her own practice in Parkville and in November of 1996, Mr. Scherr opened his own law practice in Owings Mills. In September of 2000, Ms. Farace and Mr. Scherr joined their successful practices and became Farace & Scherr, P.A.
Ms. Farace and Mr. Scherr are admitted to practice in all of the Maryland State trial and appellate courts and the United States District Court for the District of Maryland. Mr. Scherr is also admitted to practice in the District of Columbia.
Our Commitment to Service
As a small firm we offer clients responsive, affordable, and excellent service with attention to detail. We believe that clients are best served when given all of the information necessary for making informed decisions about their cases and we provide our clients with an objective analysis of their situation. We are committed to keeping clients informed about what is happening in their cases and we strive to educate clients along the way to help them better understand the legal and factual issues and the legal process. We are strong advocates for our clients' interests.
*CV, BV and AV are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies.