Legal Services Directory

This is a listing of free and low cost legal service providers in Maryland. We also have a page with resources for people looking for mediators, self-help centers, fee-based legal assistance, as well as a listing of non-legal social services providers. The State Law Library has a listing of the public law libraries in the state.  You can also refer to the Pro Bono Resource Center's 2014 Guide to Legal Services, and the 2014 Guide to Legal Services Branch Office Supplement.

Organization Name Hotline Phone City Categories
Abused Persons Program 410-535-1121 301-855-1075 Calvert Co. Prince Frederick Domestic Violence Shelter
American Civil Liberties Union of Maryland (410)889-8555 Baltimore (Non-legal) Counseling Services, Civil Rights, Disability Law, Housing Services, Immigration Services, Labor/Employment Services, LGBT Issues, Prisoner Services, Se habla español
Attorney Grievance Commission of Maryland (410) 514-7051 Crownsville
Baltimore Neighborhoods, Inc. (800) 487-6007 (410) 243-4400 (Fair Housing), (410) 243-6007 (Call Center - Landlord/Tenant) Baltimore Civil Rights, Housing Services, Referral Service
Better Business Bureau of Greater Maryland, Inc. (410) 347-3990 Baltimore Consumer Services, Referral Service
Calvert County Health Department (410) 535-1121 (410) 535-5400 Prince Frederick
Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Washington: Immigration Legal Services 202-772-4352, 301-942-1790 (Silver Spring) Silver Spring Immigration Services, MLSC Grantee, Se habla español
Catholic Charities of Baltimore - Immigration Legal Services (410) 534-8015 (Immigration Legal Services), (410) 522-2668 (Client Services), (443) 825-3450 (Health Services) Baltimore Immigration Services, MLSC Grantee, Se habla español
Child Support Enforcement Administration (Maryland Department of Human Resources) 1-800-332-6347 Baltimore Child Services, Se habla español
Child Support Enforcement Administration, Calvert County 1-800-332-6347 Prince Fredrick Child Services
Civil Justice, Inc. (410) 706-0174 Baltimore Bankruptcy, Criminal, Disability Law, Estates & Trusts, Family Law, General, Housing Services, Immigration Services, Labor/Employment Services, Landlord/Tenant, Referral Service
Community Law Center (410)366-0922 Baltimore MLSC Grantee, Non-profit Organizations
Department of Human Resources: Information Hotline 800-332-6347, TTY: 800-925-4434 Baltimore Benefits, General, Immigration Services, Labor/Employment Services, Referral Service, Se habla español
Employment Justice Center 1 (202) 828-9675, 1 (202) 828-9190 Washington Employment, Labor/Employment Services
Employment Law Hotline 877-422-9500 877-422-9500 Towson Employment
Federal Public Defender, District of Maryland 410-962-3962 (Northern Division), 301-344-0600 (Southern Division) Criminal
Foreign-Born Information And Referral Network 410-992-1923 Columbia, 410-880-5917 Laurel Columbia General, Immigration Services, Legal Information, Referral Service
Free State Legal Project (410) 625-5428 Baltimore LGBT Issues
Joining Forces Project: A legal telephone hotline exclusively for veterans (443) 863-4040 (443) 863-4040 Benefits, Consumer Services, Disability Law, Domestic Violence Legal Services, Family Law, Foreclosure, Housing Services, Landlord/Tenant, Legal Information, Veterans Services
Legal Aid Bureau Inc., Long Term Care Assistance Project (800) 367-7563 (410) 951-7750 Riverdale Elder Services, MLSC Grantee, Se habla español
Legal Aid Bureau Senior Hotline (800) 896-4213 (800)458-5340 Baltimore Elder Services, MLSC Grantee, Se habla español
Legal Aid Bureau, Inc. Farmworkers Project (800)444-4099 Salisbury Labor/Employment Services, MLSC Grantee
Legal Aid Bureau, Inc., Affordable Housing Preservation Program (800) 999-8904 Housing Services, MLSC Grantee, Se habla español
Legal Aid Bureau, Inc., Foreclosure Legal Assistance Project (800) 444-4099 Housing Services, MLSC Grantee, Se habla español
Legal Aid Bureau, Inc., Southern Maryland (Charles, St. Mary's, Calvert) (301) 932-6661 - Charles Co.; (301) 884-5935 - St. Mary's, (877) 310-1810 Hughsville Benefits, Domestic Violence Legal Services, Elder Services, Housing Services, Immigration Services, Se habla español
Legal Forms Helpline 1-800-818-9888 Family Law
Maryland Association Of Non-Profits (800)273-6367 Baltimore General
Maryland Coalition For Inclusive Education (800)899-8837 Hanover Child Services, MLSC Grantee
Maryland Crime Victim's Resource Center, Inc. (877)VICTIM-1 Upper Marlboro Criminal, MLSC Grantee
Maryland Department Of Aging, Main Office (800)AGE-DIAL Baltimore Elder Services
Maryland Department Of Veterans' Affairs (800)446-4926 Baltimore Veterans Services
Maryland Disability Law Center (410) 727-6352 Baltimore Child Services, Disability Law, Housing Services, Labor/Employment Services, MLSC Grantee, Se habla español
Maryland Human Relations Commission 1-800-705-3493 Baltimore Consumer Services, Housing Services, Labor/Employment Services
Maryland Human Relations Commission, Calvert County (410)8535-1600 Prince Frederick Consumer Services, Housing Services, Labor/Employment Services
Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence 1-800-634-3577 301-429-3601 Lanham Domestic Violence Shelter
Maryland Office Of The People's Counsel 410-767-8150 Baltimore Consumer Services
Maryland Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts (MdVLA) (410)752-1633 Baltimore General
Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service (410)547-6537 Baltimore Bankruptcy, Elder Services, Estates & Trusts, Family Law, Foreclosure, General, Housing Services, Labor/Employment Services, Landlord/Tenant, Non-profit Organizations, Referral Service, Se habla español
National Association Of The Deaf Law Center (301)587-7730 Silver Spring Disability Law, Referral Service
National Federation Of The Blind 410-659-9314 Baltimore Disability Law, General
National Labor Relations Board, Baltimore Office (410)962-2822 Baltimore Labor/Employment Services
National Organization Of Veterans Advocates 877-483-8238 Washington Referral Service, Veterans Services
National Partnership For Women And Families (202)986-2600 Washington Child Services, Domestic Violence Legal Services, Labor/Employment Services, Referral Service
Office Of Special Counsel For Immigration Related Unfair Employment Practices 1-800-255-7688 Washington Immigration Services, Labor/Employment Services
Prisoners Rights Information System of Maryland (PRISM) By mail only Chestertown Prisoner Services
Sexual Assualt Legal Institute (SALI) (877)496-SALI (toll free) Silver Spring Domestic Violence Legal Services, MLSC Grantee
Sixty Plus Legal Program in Baltimore City - (410) 539-3112, in Baltimore County - (410) 337-9100, in Montgomery County - (301) 279-9100 Elder Services, Referral Service
Southern Maryland Center For Family Advocacy (301) 373-4141 Hollywood Domestic Violence Legal Services, Family Law, MLSC Grantee
Spanish Catholic Center (301)431-3773 East Silver Spring Immigration Services
Speakers Bureau Maryland State Bar Association (410)685-7878 Baltimore General
U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 1-866-408-8075 Baltimore Labor/Employment Services
Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program (202)678-8164 Washington Veterans Services
Women's Law Center of Maryland (800)845-8550 (410)321-8761 Towson Domestic Violence Legal Services, Family Law, MLSC Grantee, Se habla español

Note: documents in Portable Document Format (PDF) require Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 or higher to view, download Adobe Acrobat Reader.