Maryland Legal Services Corporation DOES NOT provide legal advice or help. Use the table below to find one of our grantees that may be able to help you. We also recommend you visit The People’s Law Library of Maryland.

Note: A listing here does not guarantee the organization will be able to help you. Each organization has eligibility requirements and priorities. Contact them for more information.

Please note that many legal services providers are currently limiting services due to COVID-19. Most physical offices are closed to the public, but many are still offering remote services. Please contact them for more information. 

OrganizationLegal Issues CoveredPlaces ServedContact InformationClient Noteslegal_program_hfiltergeographic_area_hfilter
Allegany Law Foundation, Inc.

– Bankruptcy / Debt
– Consumer Fraud / Exploitation
– Criminal Record Expungement
– Divorce / Custody / Child Support
– Eviction
– Foreclosure
– Landlord / Tenant
– Medicaid / Medicare / Health Insurance
– Name / Gender Changes
– Nursing Home / Institution Issues
– Probate
– Public Benefits / Social Security
– Rent Escrow
– Wills / Powers of Attorney / Advanced Directives

– Allegany County

301-722-3390
Click Here to Visit Website

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Asian Pacific American Legal Resource Center

– Divorce / Custody / Child Support
– Immigration

– Montgomery County
– Prince George’s County

202-393-3572
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APALRC serves low-income immigrants.

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Ayuda

– Immigration

– Montgomery County
– Prince George’s County

240-594-0600
Click Here to Visit Website

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CASA

– Civil / Individual Rights
– Consumer Fraud / Exploitation
– Driver’s License Issues
– Employment Discrimination
– Eviction
– Foreclosure
– Immigration
– Landlord / Tenant
– Medicaid/Medicare / Health Insurance
– Public Benefits / Social Security
– Wage Theft / Back Pay

– Statewide

240-491-5763
Click Here to Visit Website

CASA primarily serves Limited English Proficient immigrant clients.

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CASA, Inc. (Citizens Assisting and Sheltering the Abused)

– Divorce / Custody / Child Support
– Peace / Protective Orders

– Washington County

301-739-4990
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CASA Inc. serves victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

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Catholic Charities of Baltimore

– Adoption / Guardianship
– Civil / Individual Rights
– Immigration

– Statewide

667-600-2922
Click Here to Visit Website

The Esperanza Center serves low-income individuals and families in a range of humanitarian- and family-based immigration matters.

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Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Washington

– Immigration

– Anne Arundel County
– Charles County
– Frederick County
– Howard County
– Montgomery County
– Prince George’s County

Click Here to Visit Website

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Community Law Center

– Nonprofit / Community Organizations

– Baltimore City
– Baltimore County

410-366-0922 x113
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CLC only serves organizational clients.

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Community Legal Services of Prince George’s County

– Adoption / Guardianship
– Bankruptcy / Debt
– Consumer Fraud / Exploitation
– Criminal Record Expungement
– Divorce / Custody / Child Support
– Eviction
– Foreclosure
– Landlord / Tenant
– Name / Gender Changes
– Peace / Protective Orders
– Rent Escrow
– Tax Issues
– Wage Theft / Back Pay
– Wills / Powers of Attorney / Advanced Directives

– Prince George’s County

240-391-6370
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Disability Rights Maryland

– Civil / Individual Rights
– Education Suspension / Expulsion
– Eviction
– Landlord/Tenant
– Medicaid / Medicare / Health Insurance
– Nursing Home / Institution Issues
– Public Benefits / Social Security
– Special Education

– Statewide

800-233-7201
410-727-6352 x0
TTY 410-235-5387
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DRM serves clients with disabilities.

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FreeState Justice

– Adoption / Guardianship
– Civil / Individual Rights
– Criminal Record Expungement
– Divorce / Custody / Child Support
– Employment Discrimination
– Medicaid / Medicare / Health Insurance
– Name / Gender Changes
– Wills / Powers of Attorney / Advanced Directives

– Statewide

410-625-5428
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FreeState Justice serves low-income LGBTQ Marylanders in issues that arise due to sexual orientation or gender identity.

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Harford County Bar Foundation

– Criminal Record Expungement
– Divorce / Custody / Child Support
– Wills / Powers of Attorney / Advanced Directives

– Cecil County
– Harford County

410-836-0123
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Heartly House, Inc.

– Divorce / Custody / Child Support
– Peace / Protective Orders

– Frederick County

301-662-8800
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Heartly House serves victims of domestic violence, child abuse, sexual assault and sex trafficking.

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Homeless Persons Representation Project

– Criminal Record Expungement
– Eviction (Public Housing)
– Public Benefits / Social Security

– Anne Arundel County
– Baltimore City
– Baltimore County
– Cecil County
– Montgomery County
– Prince George’s County

800-773-4340
410-685-6589
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HPRP serves people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness

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HopeWorks of Howard County

– Peace / Protective Orders

– Howard County

410-997-0304
Click Here to Visit Website

HopeWorks serves victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

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House of Ruth Maryland

– Divorce / Custody / Child Support
– Peace / Protective Orders

– Statewide

410-554-8463
Click Here to Visit Website

House of Ruth serves victims of domestic violence.

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Life Crisis Center

– Peace / Protective Orders

– Somerset County
– Wicomico County
– Worcester County

410-749-4357
Click Here to Visit Website

Life Crisis Center serves victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

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Maryland Crime Victims’ Resource Center

– Civil / Individual Rights

– Statewide

301-952-0063
Click Here to Visit Website

MCVRC provides services to victims of crime.

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Maryland Legal Aid

– Bankruptcy / Debt
– Civil / Individual Rights
– Consumer Fraud / Exploitation
– Criminal Record Expungement
– Divorce / Custody / Child Support
– Employment Discrimination
– Eviction
– Foreclosure
– Landlord / Tenant
– Medicaid / Medicare / Health Insurance
– Nursing Home / Institution Issues
– Public Benefits / Social Security
– Rent Escrow
– Wage Theft / Back Pay
– Wills / Powers of Attorney / Advanced Directives

– Statewide

410-951-7777
Click Here to Visit Website

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Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service

– Adoption / Guardianship
– Bankruptcy / Debt
– Civil / Individual Rights
– Consumer Fraud / Exploitation
– Criminal Record Expungement
– Divorce / Custody / Child Support
– Foreclosure
– Identity Theft
– Landlord / Tenant
– Name / Gender Changes
– Nonprofit / Community Organizations
– Probate
– Rent Escrow
– Tax Issues
– Wills / Powers of Attorney / Advanced Directives

– Statewide

800-510-0050
410-547-6537
Click Here to Visit Website

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Mid-Shore Council on Family Violence

– Peace / Protective Orders

– Caroline County
– Dorchester County
– Kent County
– Queen Anne’s County
– Talbot County

410-690-3222
Click Here to Visit Website

MSCFV serves victims of domestic violence.

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Mid-Shore Pro Bono

– Adoption / Guardianship
– Bankruptcy / Debt
– Civil / Individual Rights
– Criminal Record Expungement
– Divorce / Custody / Child Support
– Driver’s License Issues
– Education Suspension / Expulsion
– Eviction
– Foreclosure
– Immigration
– Landlord / Tenant
– Medicaid / Medicare / Health Insurance
– Name / Gender Changes
– Nonprofit / Community Organizations
– Probate
– Public Benefits / Social Security
– Rent Escrow
– Special Education
– Tax Issues
– Wills / Powers of Attorney / Advanced Directives

– Caroline County
– Dorchester County
– Kent County
– Queen Anne’s County
– Talbot County
– Wicomico County
– Worcester County

410-690-8128
Click Here to Visit Website

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Montgomery County MD Bar Foundation Pro Bono Program

– Adoption / Guardianship
– Bankruptcy / Debt
– Consumer Fraud / Exploitation
– Divorce / Custody / Child Support
– Immigration
– Landlord / Tenant
– Name / Gender Changes
– Wills / Powers of Attorney / Advanced Directives

– Montgomery County

301-424-7651
Click Here to Visit Website

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Pro Bono Resource Center

– Bankruptcy / Debt
– Eviction
– Foreclosure
– Immigration
– Landlord / Tenant
– Rent Escrow
– Wills / Powers of Attorney / Advanced Directives

– Statewide

Click Here to Visit Website

Pro Bono Resource Center does not provide lawyers for cases, but does have clinics on specific dates for various legal issues – visit the website to learn more.

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Public Justice Center

– Civil / Individual Rights
– Education Suspension / Expulsion
– Employment Discrimination
– Eviction
– Landlord / Tenant
– Medicaid / Medicare / Health Insurance
– Rent Escrow
– Wage Theft / Back Pay

– Statewide

410-625-9409
Click Here to Visit Website

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Senior Legal Services

– Adoption / Guardianship
– Bankruptcy / Debt
– Consumer Fraud / Exploitation
– Eviction
– Foreclosure
– Landlord / Tenant
– Nursing Home / Institution Issues
– Peace / Protective Orders
– Public Benefits / Social Security
– Rent Escrow
– Wills / Powers of Attorney / Advanced Directives

– Baltimore City

410-396-1322
410-396-5605
Click Here to Visit Website

SLS serves Baltimore City seniors aged 60+.

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Sexual Assault Legal Institute

– Civil / Individual Rights
– Divorce / Custody / Child Support
– Employment Discrimination
– Immigration
– Peace / Protective Orders

– Statewide

301-565-2277
Click Here to Visit Website

SALI provides comprehensive legal services to survivors of sexual violence.

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Sexual Assault/Spouse Abuse Resource Center (SARC)

– Divorce / Custody / Child Support
– Immigration
– Peace / Protective Orders

– Harford County

410-836-8430
Click Here to Visit Website

SARC serves victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

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Southern Maryland Center for Family Advocacy

– Peace / Protective Orders

– Calvert County
– Charles County
– St. Mary’s County

240-925-0084
Click Here to Visit Website

SMCFA serves victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

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St. Ambrose Housing Aid Center, Inc.

– Consumer Fraud / Exploitation
– Eviction
– Foreclosure
– Landlord / Tenant
– Nonprofit / Community Organizations
– Probate
– Rent Escrow
– Tax Issues
– Wills / Powers of Attorney / Advanced Directives

– Statewide

410-366-8550
Click Here to Visit Website

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Tahirih Justice Center – Baltimore

– Immigration

– Anne Arundel County
– Baltimore City
– Baltimore County
– Frederick County
– Howard County
– Montgomery County
– Prince George’s County

410-999-1900
Click Here to Visit Website

Tahirih Justice Center provides legal services to immigrant survivors of violence.

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University of Maryland Carey School of Law Medical-Legal Partnership Clinic

– Adoption / Guardianship
– Landlord / Tenant
– Name / Gender Changes
– Public Benefits / Social Security
– Wills / Powers of Attorney / Advanced Directives

– Baltimore City

410-706-8340

The Clinic serves low-income people living with HIV, many of whom are patients at the University of Maryland Medical Center.

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Whitman-Walker Health

– Civil / Individual Rights
– Driver’s License Issues
– Employment Discrimination
– Immigration
– Medicaid / Medicare / Health Insurance
– Name / Gender Changes
– Nursing Home / Institution Issues
– Public Benefits / Social Security
– Wills / Powers of Attorney / Advanced Directives

– Statewide

202-939-7630

Click Here to Visit Website

The Whitman-Walker Health Legal Services Program provides free legal services to clients who are (i) medical or behavioral health clients of Whitman-Walker, or (ii) need assistance with HIV-related or LGBTQ-related legal matters, whether or not they receive other services at Whitman-Walker Health.

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Women’s Law Center of Maryland, Inc.

– Divorce / Custody / Child Support
– Employment Discrimination
– Immigration
– Peace / Protective Orders

– Statewide

Click Here to Visit Website

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