Charles County Free Limited Legal Advice & Court Help Clinic

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Charles County Free Limited Legal Advice & Court Help Clinic.

Who can we help?

An individual with a family or general civil legal problem.  We cannot help relatives or agents on behalf of the person seeking legal advice.

Will the attorney represent me in my case or for my scheduled court date?

No, the attorney will not represent you in your case nor will the attorney appear for your scheduled court date.  However, the attorney can provide you with limited legal advice so that you can represent yourself. 

What type of legal issues can I ask about?

  • Family Law Matters (divorce, custody, visitation, child support, adoption, paternity, and guardianship)
  • Small and Large Claims
  • Landlord and Tenant Matters
  • Expungement and Shielding of Records
  • Consumer Matters (car repossessions, debt collection, and credit card cases)
  • Return of Property (replevin and detinue)
  • Domestic Violence/Peace Orders
  • Foreclosure
  • Estates & Trusts
  • and More

Can the attorney help me with anything else?

Yes, the attorney can help you:

  • Complete court forms
  • Learn how to file court documents
  • Prepare for court
  • Prepare for mediation
  • Understand court documents

To learn more about how the Court Help Center can assist, please visit Maryland Court Help Center webpage for more information.

200 Charles Street
La Plata, MD 20646
Court Help
Domestic Violence
Family Law
Life and Health Planning
Landlord – Tenant
Wills, Estates, and Probate
Charles County Circuit Courthouse