OUR MISSION:  To provide high-quality, free legal services to Marylanders living in poverty through representation and advocacy and to bring meaningful change to the systems that impact them.

Maryland Legal Aid’s Impact

80,000+ 

People helped by MLA each year

1,957 

 People avoided eviction or foreclosure

10,314 

Abused and neglected children represented

2,139 

People benefited from criminal record expungements

1,073

 Individuals secured critical income or food benefits