Legal Services Directory

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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 Categories
American Civil Liberties Union of Maryland (443) 524-2558 Civil Rights Complaint Line Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1:00pm - 3:00pm (410)889-8555 (Non-legal) Counseling Services, Civil Rights, Disability Law, Housing Services, Immigration Services, Labor/Employment Services, LGBT Issues, Prisoner Services, Se habla español
Association of Vietnamese Americans (AVA) / Hoi Nguoi My Goc Viet Maryland, (301) 588-6862 Consumer Services, Disability Law, Elder Services, Employment, Immigration Services, Referral Service
Attorney Grievance Commission of Maryland (410) 514-7051
AYUDA (202) 387-4848 Domestic Violence Legal Services, Family Law, Immigration Services, Referral Service, Se habla español, Women's Issues
Baltimore Neighborhoods, Inc. (800) 487-6007 (410) 243-4400 (Fair Housing), (410) 243-6007 (Call Center - Landlord/Tenant) Civil Rights, Housing Services, Landlord/Tenant, Referral Service
Better Business Bureau of Greater Maryland, Inc. (410) 347-3990 Consumer Services, Referral Service
Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Washington: Immigration Legal Services 202-772-4352 Immigration Services, MLSC Grantee, Se habla español
Child Support Enforcement Administration (Maryland Department of Human Resources) 1-800-332-6347 Child Services, Se habla español
Civil Justice, Inc. (410) 706-0174 Bankruptcy, Civil Rights, Consumer Services, Criminal, Disability Law, Employment, Estates & Trusts, Expungement, Family Law, Foreclosure, General, Housing Services, Immigration Services, Labor/Employment Services, Landlord/Tenant, Referral Service
Community Law Center (410)366-0922 MLSC Grantee, Non-profit Organizations
Consumer Protection Division, Attorney General's Office (410) 528-8662 (Complaint) Consumer Services
Department of Human Resources: Information Hotline 800-332-6347, TTY: 800-925-4434 Benefits, General, Immigration Services, Labor/Employment Services, Referral Service, Se habla español
Disability Rights Maryland (410)-727-6352 ext. 0, TTY: (410)-235-5387 Child Services, Disability Law, Housing Services, Labor/Employment Services, MLSC Grantee, Se habla español
Employment Justice Center 1 (202) 828-9675, 1 (202) 828-9190 Employment, Labor/Employment Services
Employment Law Hotline 877-422-9500 877-422-9500 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 General, Immigration Services, Legal Information, Referral Service
Free State Justice (410) 625-5428 LGBT Issues
Immigration Legal Services, Esperanza Center, Catholic Charities of Baltimore (410) 534-8015 (Immigration Legal Services Mon.-Thu. 9:00am to 4:30pm, Fri. 9:00am to 2:30 pm), (410) 522-2668 (Client Services), (443) 825-3450 (Health Services) Domestic Violence Legal Services, Immigration Services, Legal Information, MLSC Grantee, Non-profit Organizations, Referral Service, Se habla español
Jewish Council for the Aging Senior Helpline (301) 255-4200 Elder Services, Immigration Services, Referral Service
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 Forms Helpline 1-800-818-9888 Family Law
Maryland Association Of Non-Profits (800)-273-6367 General
Maryland Coalition Against Sexual Assault (MCASA) 301-328-7023 LGBT Issues, Women's Issues
Maryland Coalition For Inclusive Education (800)-899-8837 Child Services, MLSC Grantee
Maryland Commission on Civil Rights 410.767.8600 (Español-marque el 2), 1.800.637.6247 Civil Rights, Employment, Housing Services, Labor/Employment Services, Landlord/Tenant, Se habla español
Maryland Crime Victim's Resource Center, Inc. (877)-VICTIM-1; online intake https://a2j.mdcrimevictims.org/A2JViewer.php Criminal, MLSC Grantee, Se habla español
Maryland Department Of Aging, Main Office (800)-AGE-DIAL Elder Services
Maryland Department Of Veterans' Affairs (800)-446-4926 Veterans Services
Maryland Human Relations Commission 1-800-705-3493 Consumer Services, Housing Services, Labor/Employment Services
Maryland Human Relations Commission, Southern Maryland Office (301) 880-2740 Consumer Services, Housing Services, Labor/Employment Services
Maryland Human Relations Commission, St. Mary's County Human Relations Commission (301)475-3499 Consumer Services, Housing Services, Labor/Employment Services
Maryland Legal Aid - Southern Maryland Office (301) 932-6661 , (877) 310-1810 Bankruptcy, Benefits, Civil Rights, Consumer Services, Disability Law, Domestic Violence Legal Services, Elder Services, Employment, Family Law, Foreclosure, HIV/AIDS Services, Housing Services, Labor/Employment Services, Landlord/Tenant, Se habla español, Veterans Services
Maryland Legal Aid's Foreclosure Legal Assistance Project (888) 213-3320 Housing Services, MLSC Grantee, Se habla español
Maryland Legal Aid's Long Term Care Assistance Project (866) 635-2948 Elder Services, MLSC Grantee, Se habla español
Maryland Legal Aid's Migrant Farmworker Project (800)444-4099 Labor/Employment Services, MLSC Grantee
Maryland Network Against Domestic Violence 1-800-634-3577 301-429-3601 Domestic Violence Shelter
Maryland Office Of The People's Counsel 410-767-8150, TTY: Facsimile: (410)-333-3616 Consumer Services
Maryland Office of the Public Defender 1-877-430-5187 Criminal
Maryland Senior Hotline (Maryland Legal Aid) (866) 635-2948 Elder Services, MLSC Grantee, Se habla español
Maryland Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts (MdVLA) (410)752-1633 General
Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service (800)-510-0050 (telephone intake Mon. - Thu. 9:00 am - 12:00 pm) Bankruptcy, Consumer Services, Elder Services, Employment, Estates & Trusts, Expungement, Family Law, Foreclosure, General, Housing Services, Landlord/Tenant, MLSC Grantee, Non-profit Organizations, Referral Service, Se habla español
National Association Of The Deaf Law Center (301) 587-7730, (301) 587-1443 (Voice/VP) Disability Law, Referral Service
National Federation Of The Blind 410-659-9314 Disability Law, General
National Labor Relations Board, Baltimore Office (410)-962-2822 Labor/Employment Services
National Organization Of Veterans' Advocates (NOVA) (202)-587-5708, (877)-483-8238 Referral Service, Veterans Services
National Partnership For Women And Families (202)986-2600 Child Services, Domestic Violence Legal Services, Labor/Employment Services, Referral Service
National Veteran's Legal Services Program (202)-265-8305 Veterans Services
Office Of Child Support Enforcement Administration, St. Mary's County 240-895-7100 Child Services
Office Of Special Counsel For Immigration Related Unfair Employment Practices Worker Hotline 1-800-255-7688; Employer Hotline 1-800-255-8155 (TTY) (202) 616-5525 & 1-800-237-2515 Immigration Services, Labor/Employment Services
Prisoner Rights Information System of Maryland (PRISM) By mail only Prisoner Services
Sexual Assault Legal Institute (SALI) (877)496-SALI (7254)(toll free) Domestic Violence Legal Services, MLSC Grantee, Se habla español
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 Domestic Violence Legal Services, Family Law, MLSC Grantee
Spanish Catholic Center (301)431-3773 Immigration Services
Spanish Speaking Community of MD, Inc. (301)-587-7217 (or 7218) Immigration Services, Se habla español
Speakers Bureau Maryland State Bar Association (410)-685-7878 General
St. Mary's Women's Center, Inc. 301-862-3636 Domestic Violence Shelter
Tahirih Justice Center 410-999-1900 Immigration Services, Legal Information, Referral Service, Se habla español, Women's Issues
U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 1-866-408-8075 Labor/Employment Services
Veterans Consortium Pro Bono Program (202)678-8164 Veterans Services
Walden-Sierra, Inc. 301-863-6661 24 Hour TTY: 301-863-6664 Domestic Violence Shelter
Women's Law Center of Maryland 1-800-845-8550 (Family Law Hotline M-F 9:30am-4:30pm); 1-877-422-9500 (Employment Law Hotline Tue 9:30am – 1pm, 1st Th of the month 5pm–7:30pm); 1-800-818-9888 (Legal Forms Hotline T, W, F 9am–12:30pm, Th 9am–4pm); 1-877-293-2507 (Espanol/Spanish) (410)321-8761 (office) Domestic Violence Legal Services, Employment, Family Law, Immigration Services, Legal Information, MLSC Grantee, Se habla español, Women's Issues

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