Media Center

Media Center

Whether it is the research phase or final draft of a news article or public interest news story, Maryland Legal Aid can provide subject matter experts with in-depth knowledge and the highest level of expertise for civil legal matters here in Maryland. Send questions about our experts or speaking engagements to our Director of Marketing and Communications.

Areas of expertise include:

  • Consumer Rights
  • Elder Rights
  • Employment Law
  • Family Law
  • Farmworkers Rights
  • Foreclosure
  • Government Benefits
  • Health Care Law
  • Housing Law
  • Human Rights
  • Special populations including abused/neglected children, seniors and veterans

Media Inquiries:

Jennifer L. Lavella

Director of Marketing and Communications
Office – (410) 951-7683

Visit our contact page for all non-media inquiries.

News Coverage:

Economic Impact and Social Return on Investment Analysis:

Economic Impact and Social Return on Investment Analysis (PDF)

Fact Sheets:

Maryland Legal Aid: Who We Are Brochure (PDF)

Bienvenida Maryland Legal Aid (PDF)

Maryland Legal Aid – General (Spanish) (PDF)

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