Pro Bono Program

Organization Details

Address:
P.O. Box 374,
Riverdale ,
MD,
20737
Phone
240-391-6370
Email:
info@clspgc.org
Program uses Language Line (Y/N)
Yes
Program staff provide services in other lanuages
Spanish
Office days/hours
Monday-Friday, 9-5
Cost or fee (describe)
$25 referral fee
Condition of waiver (describe)
Waived if under Federal Poverty Guidelines
Eligibility-residence-county
Case must be in Prince George's County
Eligibility-income
Maryland Legal Services Corporation Guidelines
Program Description

CLS's Lawyer Referral Program provides legal representation to qualified clients. Clients are screened for income eligibility and the facts of the case are reviewed. Assistance is provided in cases involving: divorce, custody, child support, visitation, domestic violence, guardianship, foreclosure prevention, wills, landlord/tenant, unpaid wages, tort defense, bankruptcy, and other non-fee generating civil legal matters. 

Apply for free legal representation by calling our main office or apply on-line. Hotline is available in English and Spanish. Clients are screened for income eligibility and case priority. An application fee $25 is charged for processing the application for the lawyer referral (waivers available).

Apply by phone

  • 240-391-6370 • MD Relay 800-735-2258 (TTY)
  • Tuesday, Thursday or Friday – 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Apply online
Submit your online application any time of the day.

 

Children (Child Custody, Support, Adoption)
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Consumer
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Expungement
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Divorce
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Domestic Violence
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Employment
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Wills, Estates, Probate
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Guardianship
Full Representation
Housing - Landlord/Tenant
Full Representation
Other Topics
Full Representation
Se habla Español
Full Representation
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