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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  around the state.

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

Statewide/Regional Services

  • Farmworker Program - (800) 444-4099
  • Foreclosure Legal Assistance Project - (888) 213-3320
  • Long-Term Care Assistance Project - (866) 635-2948
  • Maryland Senior Legal Helpline - (866) 635-2948
  • Joining Forces Project - (443) 863-4040
  • Ryan White Project - (866) 635-2948
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: November 21, 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

Goodwill Industries: Expungement Clinic

Date: November 27, 2017

Time: 01:00 PM – 03:00 PM

Location:
Goodwill Industries
22 E. Redwood Street
Baltimore, MD 21202

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

Women Only- One-one-One Free Legal Advice

Date: November 29, 2017

Time: 03:00 PM – 06:00 PM

Location:
SPARC: A Center for Women
908 Washington Blvd
Baltimore, MD 21230

Lawyer in the Library - North Point: One-on-One Free Legal Advice

Date: November 30, 2017

Time: 05:00 PM – 07:00 PM

Location:
North Point Branch
1716 Merritt Blvd
Dundalk, MD 21222

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 - Towson: One-on-One Free Legal Advice

Date: November 30, 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

Northwest Career Center: Expungement Clinic

Date: December 04, 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: December 05, 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 Men and Families Center Expungement Clinic

Date: December 07, 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 - Essex: One-on-One Free Legal Advice

Date: December 11, 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: December 12, 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

Women Only- One-one-One Free Legal Advice

Date: December 13, 2017

Time: 03:00 PM – 06:00 PM

Location:
SPARC: A Center for Women
908 Washington Blvd
Baltimore, MD 21230

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

Date: December 13, 2017

Time: 05:00 PM – 07:00 PM

Location:
Woodlawn Branch of the Baltimore County Public Library
1811 Woodlawn Drive
Woodlawn, MD 21207

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 - North Carroll: One-on-One Free Legal Advice

Date: December 13, 2017

Time: 01:00 PM – 03:00 PM

Location:
North Carroll Branch
2255 Hanover Pike
Hamstead, MD 21074

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 - Dundalk: One-on-One Free Legal Advice

Date: December 14, 2017

Time: 04:00 PM – 06:00 PM

Location:
Dundalk Branch of the Baltimore County Public Library
323 Sollers Point Road
Dundalk, MD 21222

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: December 16, 2017

Time: 12:30 PM – 03:00 PM

Location:
Orleans Branch Library
1303 Orleans Street
Baltimore, MD 21230

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

Goodwill Industries: Expungement Clinic

Date: December 18, 2017

Time: 01:00 PM – 03:00 PM

Location:
Goodwill Industries
22 E. Redwood Street
Baltimore, MD 21202

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: December 19, 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 - North Point: One-on-One Free Legal Advice

Date: December 21, 2017

Time: 05:00 PM – 07:00 PM

Location:
North Point Branch
1716 Merritt Blvd
Dundalk, MD 21222

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: January 02, 2018

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: January 06, 2018

Time: 12:00 PM – 02:00 PM

Location:
Orleans Branch Library
1303 Orleans Street
Baltimore, MD 21230

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