Mrs. Stewart has been with the Office since 2016 and is currently assigned to the District Court Division. She graduated Magna Cum Laude, from West Virginia University with a degree in Criminology in 2012. She then obtained her Juris Doctor from University of Baltimore School of Law in 2015. In addition to her district court responsibilities, she also handles the cases of the circuit and district drug treatment courts for Worcester County. She currently acts as the prosecutor liaison for the communities of Ocean City and West Ocean City, and advises the Ocean City Police Department’s road patrol along with the Worcester County Animal Control on legal questions.
Meet Our Prosecutors
“The prosecutor is the representative not of an ordinary party to a controversy, but of a sovereignty…whose interest, therefore, in a criminal prosecutor is not that it shall win a case, but that justice shall be done.” - Berger v. United States
Mr. Stewart joined the Office in 2019, and is currently assigned to the District Court Division. Mr. Stewart came to Worcester County from Caroline County where he served as an Assistant State’s Attorney for just under 3 years. Mr. Stewart graduated from University of Maryland-College Park in 2011 and obtained his Juris Doctor from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 2015, with a concentration in Criminal Practice. He acts as the prosecutor liaison for the community of Bishopville, and advises the Worcester County Detention Center as well as the Department of Juvenile Services.
Ms. Steffy joined the Office in June of 2020, following her clerkship with the Honorable Daniel W. Powell in the Circuit Court for Somerset County. After graduating from Virginia Tech in 2015, she earned her Master’s Degree in Political Science and then her Law Degree from the American University Washington College of Law in 2019. She is currently assigned to the District Court Division and advises the Maryland State Police road patrol as well as the Snow Hill Police Dept.
Michael W. Farlow
Mr. Farlow, a graduate of Salisbury University and Widener University School of Law, has been practicing law since 2001. He worked as a prosecutor in Worcester County between 2003 and 2010, leaving to operate a private law practice. Mr. Farlow returned to our office in 2018, and is currently assigned to the District Court Division. Mr. Farlow is active in the community as a member of the Snow Hill Volunteer Fire Department, the Snow Hill Lions Club, and several other organizations. He acts as the prosecutor liaison for the communities of Berlin and Snow Hill, as well as advises the Worcester County Sheriff’s Office’s road patrol, the Berlin Police Department and Natural Resources Police.
Mr. Monteiro joined the Office in 2019, after having served as Assistant State's Attorney for Wicomico County. Mr. Monteiro graduated from Towson University in 2007 and earned his Law Degree from University of Baltimore in 2011. Mr. Monteiro is currently assigned to the Circuit Court Division and handles a variety of felony cases. He acts as the prosecutor liaison for the community of Pocomoke City, and advises the Worcester County Bureau of Investigations as well as the Ocean City Police Department's Criminal Investigation Division.
Mr. Cabrera has been an Assistant State’s Attorney for Worcester County since 2011. He graduated from the University of Delaware in 2007 and obtained his Juris Doctor from Catholic University in 2010. He began his career in Worcester County District Court Division, but now handles mainly drug violations in the Circuit Court Division. He acts as the prosecutor liaison for the community of Ocean Pines, and advises the Worcester County Criminal Enforcement Team and Ocean City Police Department’s Vice/Narcotics Unit.
Ms. Nixon has been a practicing attorney since 1994, following graduation from the University of Maryland University College in 1989, and the University of Baltimore in 1994. She has been a prosecutor since 2001, joining Worcester County as an Assistant State’s Attorney in 2016, after having served in the same capacity in both Montgomery County and Baltimore City. She is currently assigned to the Circuit Court Division, and acts as the prosecutor liaison for Ocean City and West Ocean City communities. She also advises the Ocean City Police Department and Worcester County Sheriff's Office Fire Marshals as well as the Vulnerable Adult Task Force and the Worcester County Health Department.
Ms. Correa, a fluent Spanish speaker and Salisbury native, graduated from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 2007 and immediately began an appellate clerkship in the Maryland Court of Appeals for the Honorable Dale R. Cathell. She began her career as a prosecutor in Worcester County from 2008-2011. From 2011 to 2018 she worked as an Assistant State’s Attorney for Wicomico County, focusing on the prosecution of child abuse, domestic violence and sexual assault. Ms. Correa re-joined the Worcester County State’s Attorney’s Office in 2021. She handles all Sex Offenses and is currently assigned to the Child Advocacy Center.
Mr. Haskell has been a practicing attorney since 1994, and has been with the Worcester County State’s Attorney’s Office since 2007. In that time, he has prosecuted all types of criminal cases in every court in the county. He graduated from Mary Washington College with honors, and earned his law degree from Washington University St. Louis. He is currently assigned to the Circuit Court Division, and acts as the prosecutor liaison for the communities of Newark, Pocomoke City and the Pocomoke City Police Department.