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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

The Men and Families Center Expungement Clinic

Date: July 06, 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: July 10, 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: July 11, 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

UA House at Fayette: Expungement Clinic

Date: July 12, 2017

Time: 01:00 PM – 03:00 PM

Location:
Living Classrooms Foundation
1100 E. Fayette Street
Baltimore, MD 21231

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 - Waverly: One-on-One Free Legal Advice

Date: July 13, 2017

Time: 01:00 PM – 03:00 PM

Location:
Waverly Branch Enoch Pratt Free Library
400 E. 33rd Street
Baltimore, MD 21218

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: Expungement Clinic (Appointment Only)

Date: July 15, 2017

Time: 12:00 PM – 02:00 PM

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

Attendees are helped with their record expungements by appointment only. Please call (443) 451-2805 to schedule an appointment.

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

Date: July 18, 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: July 20, 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

Frederick County Workforce Services (Registration Required)

Date: July 21, 2017

Time: 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM

Location:
Frederick County
5340 Spectrum Drive Suite A
Frederick, MD 21703

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

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

Date: July 22, 2017

Time: 12:00 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: July 24, 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: July 25, 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: August 01, 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