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Welcome to Maryland Legal Aid


Maryland Legal Aid provides a full range of FREE civil legal services to financially qualified Marylanders and people over 60 from 12 offices and 3 District Court Self-Help Centers around the state.

Maryland Legal Aid handles civil, not criminal, cases. Areas of general civil legal services include:

Statewide/Regional Services

For more information on Statewide/Regional Services click here. For more details about who is eligible for services, click here. For those who qualify, there is NO FEE for Maryland Legal Aid's services.

Upcoming Events

Lawyer in the Library - Baltimore City: One-on-One Free Legal Advice.

Date: April 25, 2017

Time: 01:00 PM – 03:00 PM

Location:
Pennsylvania Avenue Library
1531 W. North Ave
Baltimore, MD 21202

No appointments necessary. Attendees will be helped on a first-come, first-served basis. Please bring all relevant documents with you.

The Frederick Rescue Mission: Expungement Clinic

Date: April 26, 2017

Time: 01:00 PM – 03:00 PM

Location:
Frederick County
419 W. South street
Frederick, MD 21701

Free to attend. Registration required. To register, call 301-694-7414 or 800-679-8813. Please bring all relevant documents with you.

Baltimore County Pro Bono Day - Saturday, April 29: Baltimore, MD

Date: April 29, 2017

Time: 09:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location:
Owings Mills Library
10302 Grand Central Avenue
Owings Mills, MD 21117

FREE LEGAL CLINIC. ALL ARE WELCOME!
Discuss your civil legal problems one-on-one with volunteer attorneys. Types of issues include:
  • Bankruptcy
  • Child custody
  • Divorce
  • Expungement
  • Foreclosure
  • Government benefits
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Wills/Tenants
Please bring any relevant documents with you. This event is FREE. Registration is not required. For more information, contact Amy Petkovsek, email hidden; JavaScript is required 443-451-2805.

Northwest Career Center: Expungement Clinic

Date: May 01, 2017

Time: 01:00 PM – 03:00 PM

Location:
Northwest Career Center at Mondawmin Mall
2401 Liberty Heights Ave
Baltimore, MD 21215

No appointments necessary. Attendees will be helped on a first-come, first-served basis. Please bring all relevant documents with you. 

Lawyer in the Library - Baltimore City: One-on-One Free Legal Advice

Date: May 02, 2017

Time: 01:00 PM – 03:00 PM

Location:
Pennsylvania Avenue Library
1531 W. North Ave
Baltimore, MD 21201

The Lawyer in the Library project provides FREE civil legal services in your community! No appointments necessary. Attendees will be helped on a first-come, first-served basis. Please bring all relevant documents with you. Se Habla Espanol.

One-on-One Civil Legal Advice
Maryland Legal Aid attorneys and paralegals, law students, and volunteer attorneys will provide brief, one-on-one advice on a variety of civil legal issues including:
  • Bankruptcy
  • Child Custody & Support
  • Debt Collection
  • Expungements
  • Government Benefits
  • Housing
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Veterans’ Benefits
  • Wage Claims
More Information:
Please call: 443-451-2805

Lawyer in the Library - Baltimore City: One-on-One Free Legal Advice

Date: May 02, 2017

Time: 01:00 PM – 03:00 PM

Location:
Pennsylvania Avenue Library
1531 W. North Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21202

The Lawyer in the Library project provides FREE civil legal services in your community! No appointments necessary. Attendees will be helped on a first-come, first-served basis. Please bring all relevant documents with you. Se Habla Espanol.

One-on-One Civil Legal Advice
Maryland Legal Aid attorneys and paralegals, law students, and volunteer attorneys will provide brief, one-on-one advice on a variety of civil legal issues including:
  • Bankruptcy
  • Child Custody & Support
  • Debt Collection
  • Expungements
  • Government Benefits
  • Housing
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Veterans’ Benefits
  • Wage Claims
More Information:
Please call: 443-451-2805

The Men and Families Center: Expungement Clinic

Date: May 04, 2017

Time: 01:00 PM – 03:00 PM

Location:
The Men and Families Center
2222 Jefferson St
Baltimore, MD 21205

No appointments necessary. Attendees will be helped on a first-come, first-served basis. Please bring all relevant documents with you. 

Lawyer in the Library - Baltimore City: One-on-One Free Legal Advice

Date: May 09, 2017

Time: 01:00 PM – 03:00 PM

Location:
Pennsylvania Avenue Library
1531 W. North Ave
Baltimore, MD 21201

The Lawyer in the Library project provides FREE civil legal services in your community! No appointments necessary. Attendees will be helped on a first-come, first-served basis. Please bring all relevant documents with you. Se Habla Espanol.

One-on-One Civil Legal Advice
Maryland Legal Aid attorneys and paralegals, law students, and volunteer attorneys will provide brief, one-on-one advice on a variety of civil legal issues including:
  • Bankruptcy
  • Child Custody & Support
  • Debt Collection
  • Expungements
  • Government Benefits
  • Housing
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Veterans’ Benefits
  • Wage Claims
More Information:
Please call: 443-451-2805

Lawyer in the Library - Essex: One-on-One Free Legal Advice

Date: May 15, 2017

Time: 04:00 PM – 06:00 PM

Location:
Essex Branch of the Baltimore County Public Library
1110 Eastern Boulevard
Essex, MD 21221

The Lawyer in the Library project provides FREE civil legal services in your community! No appointments necessary. Attendees will be helped on a first-come, first-served basis. Please bring all relevant documents with you. Se Habla Espanol.

One-on-One Civil Legal Advice
Maryland Legal Aid attorneys and paralegals, law students, and volunteer attorneys will provide brief, one-on-one advice on a variety of civil legal issues including:
  • Bankruptcy
  • Child Custody & Support
  • Debt Collection
  • Expungements
  • Government Benefits
  • Housing
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Veterans’ Benefits
  • Wage Claims
More Information:
Please call: 443-451-2805

Lawyer in the Library - Baltimore City: One-on-One Free Legal Advice

Date: May 16, 2017

Time: 01:00 PM – 03:00 PM

Location:
Pennsylvania Avenue Library
1531 W. North Ave
Baltimore, MD 21201

The Lawyer in the Library project provides FREE civil legal services in your community! No appointments necessary. Attendees will be helped on a first-come, first-served basis. Please bring all relevant documents with you. Se Habla Espanol.

One-on-One Civil Legal Advice
Maryland Legal Aid attorneys and paralegals, law students, and volunteer attorneys will provide brief, one-on-one advice on a variety of civil legal issues including:
  • Bankruptcy
  • Child Custody & Support
  • Debt Collection
  • Expungements
  • Government Benefits
  • Housing
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Veterans’ Benefits
  • Wage Claims
More Information:
Please call: 443-451-2805

Lawyer in the Library - Towson: One-on-One Free Legal Advice

Date: May 18, 2017

Time: 05:00 PM – 07:00 PM

Location:
Towson Branch
320 York Road
Towson , MD 21204

The Lawyer in the Library project provides FREE civil legal services in your community! No appointments necessary. Attendees will be helped on a first-come, first-served basis. Please bring all relevant documents with you. Se Habla Espanol.

One-on-One Civil Legal Advice
Maryland Legal Aid attorneys and paralegals, law students, and volunteer attorneys will provide brief, one-on-one advice on a variety of civil legal issues including:
  • Bankruptcy
  • Child Custody & Support
  • Debt Collection
  • Expungements
  • Government Benefits
  • Housing
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Veterans’ Benefits
  • Wage Claims
More Information:
Please call: 443-451-2805

Lawyer in the Library - Baltimore City: One-on-One Free Legal Advice

Date: May 23, 2017

Time: 01:00 PM – 03:00 PM

Location:
Pennsylvania Avenue Library
1531 W. North Ave
Baltimore, MD 21201

The Lawyer in the Library project provides FREE civil legal services in your community! No appointments necessary. Attendees will be helped on a first-come, first-served basis. Please bring all relevant documents with you. Se Habla Espanol.

One-on-One Civil Legal Advice
Maryland Legal Aid attorneys and paralegals, law students, and volunteer attorneys will provide brief, one-on-one advice on a variety of civil legal issues including:
  • Bankruptcy
  • Child Custody & Support
  • Debt Collection
  • Expungements
  • Government Benefits
  • Housing
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Veterans’ Benefits
  • Wage Claims
More Information:
Please call: 443-451-2805

Lawyer in the Library - Baltimore City: One-on-One Free Legal Advice

Date: May 30, 2017

Time: 01:00 PM – 03:00 PM

Location:
Pennsylvania Avenue Library
1531 W. North Ave
Baltimore, MD 21201

The Lawyer in the Library project provides FREE civil legal services in your community! No appointments necessary. Attendees will be helped on a first-come, first-served basis. Please bring all relevant documents with you. Se Habla Espanol.

One-on-One Civil Legal Advice
Maryland Legal Aid attorneys and paralegals, law students, and volunteer attorneys will provide brief, one-on-one advice on a variety of civil legal issues including:
  • Bankruptcy
  • Child Custody & Support
  • Debt Collection
  • Expungements
  • Government Benefits
  • Housing
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Veterans’ Benefits
  • Wage Claims
More Information:
Please call: 443-451-2805

The Frederick Rescue Mission: Expungement Clinic

Date: May 31, 2017

Time: 01:00 PM – 03:00 PM

Location:
Frederick County
419 W. South street
Frederick, MD 21701

Free to attend. Registration required. To register, call 301-694-7414 or 800-679-8813. Please bring all relevant documents with you.