Coronavirus Update

These are challenging times for everyone. As the situation changes day by day, MLA remains committed to serving its clients. Walk-in intake will resume on July 27 at each of MLA’s 12 statewide offices in a limited capacity. Individuals seeking in-person legal assistance are welcome. All clients and visitors should review MLA’s health and saftey protocol for entering MLA offices and buildings. Individuals can continue to apply for services through online intake and telephone intake. You can also visit MLA’s COVID-19 Legal Information & Resources page.

Online Intake

Online Intake applications are reviewed in the order in which they are received. We strive to respond to all applications by email within 2 business days.

Telephone Intake

Select an office location map marker below for the telephone intake phone number and open/closed status. Visit our Contact Us page for more information about each office location.

MD Courts Self-Help

The Maryland Courts Self-Help Center provides free limited legal services by phone (410) 260-1392 and Live Chat. For more information on the Maryland Center for Legal Assistance visit www.mdcla.org.


Select an office location map marker below for location information.


Until further notice, all Maryland Legal Aid clinics and events have been canceled.
Online Intake and Telephone Intake will remain in operation.