Maryland Courts

Stephen V. Hales, Clerk of Court

Stephen V. Hales, Clerk of the Circuit Court for Worcester County, Maryland

Stephen V. Hales is the Clerk of Circuit Court for Worcester County and is currently serving his third term (12 years) in office, 1998- present. Mr. Hales serves as the representative of the Worcester County citizens, the guardian of all court records and the administrator of the clerk staff.

Mr. Hales was born in Worcester County and has resided with his family there his whole life. Since the age of 24, he has served on various public and not-for-profit boards. Mr. Hales is motivated to make changes to benefit people versus making profits. As Clerk of Court he strides to provide quality customer services to each person who enters the Clerk’s Office.