James E. Sherron

With his nearly thirty years of experience as a trial lawyer, including  fifteen years as a prosecutor, James Sherron is uniquely equipped to handle your legal needs. Whether through mediation and settlement or through litigation, James Sherron will help successfully navigate you through your particular legal challenge.


Residence: Lifelong Middletown, Ohio resident.

Education: Miami University, Oxford, Ohio,  B.A. 1982. University of Dayton School of Law, Dayton, Ohio, Juris Doctorate May, 1986

Bar Admissions: Licensed to practice in all Ohio State Courts and all Federal Courts including the United States Supreme Court since 1986.

Experience: Independent private practice from 1986 to present. Assistant prosecuting attorney in Butler County from 1987 to 2002 in felony, civil, child support and juvenile divisions. Butler County public defender, 2010 to present. Assistant prosecuting attorney, City of Hamilton, 2007-2010. Acting Judge and Magistrate for City of Middletown.  Acting law director/prosecuting attorney, public defender and Magistrate for City of Trenton.

Community activities:  
-Miami Conservancy District, Board of Appraisers, 1998 to date.           
-Butler Metropolitan Housing Authority, Board of Trustees, 2007 to date, Chairman, 2014 to date.       
-Middletown Civil Service Commission, February 2008 to date, Chairman, 2014 to date.           
-Middletown Landmarks and Historic District Board, 2005 to date, Vice Chair, 2013 to date.

Areas of practice:
-Family Law: Domestic Relations and Juvenile Courts. 
-Criminal Law: Misdemeanors, OVI/DUI's, felonies, juvenile offenders.
-Personal Injury and Wrongful Death claims.
-Estate Planning and Probate matters.
-General Civil Practice.


Jennifer Sandlin


Jennifer, has been the paralegal at Sherron Law Office since August, 2006 and is ready to assist you with all your legal issues.

Rhonda Marcum


Rhonda has faithfully served as legal assistant at Sherron Law Office since 1986 assisting clients in all their legal needs.