The law firm, originally Scherr & Cole, was founded October 30, 1976 by Bob Scherr and Ron Cole, and became Scherr, Cole & Murphy in 1983 when Kevin Murphy joined as a partner. Each partner has over 35 years of experience practicing law. Brendan Murphy joined the firm as an associate in 2012. The law firm has been at the same location in Glen Burnie, Anne Arundel County, Maryland
since 1978. Scherr, Cole & Murphy also has a Baltimore County office, located in Owings Mills. The law firm has had a Baltimore County office for over 30 years.