Mid-Shore Pro Bono, Inc.

Organization Description

Mid-Shore Pro Bono (MSPB) is a nonprofit organization that supports and assists individuals and families who are unable to afford representation in civil legal matters and provides connections to community services. MSPB provides legal assistance in the program areas of family law, elder law, and consumer debt and housing.

Program Details

Family Law

Program Website: Pro Bono Legal Assistance

Program Description:

MSPB connects low-income individuals who are involved in difficult family matters with an attorney who can guide them through these legal processes and often provide representation in court.
MSPB assists with:

  • Divorce
  • Custody
  • Adoption
  • Visitation
  • Third Party Custody (Kinship Care)

Program Contact Name:
Program Contact email:
Program Contact Phone: 410-690-8128
Advice/Help Hotline Phone:
Online intake form URL: Application Form
Program uses Language Line (Y/N):
Program staff provide services in other languages:
Program Contact Fax:
Intake days/hours (walk-in): No walk-ins
Office days/hours:
Advice/Help Hotline Days/Hours:
Advice/Help Hotline Phone:
Intake days/hours (by phone): Monday - Friday 11 am - 4:30 pm
Intake days/hours (other):
Condition of waiver:
Condition of waiver (describe): If you cannot afford this fee, you may request a waiver in writing.
Cost or fee (describe): $25
Description of other: Online intake. Please be sure to complete all the fields to avoid delays in processing. Completing the online intake form starts the process.
Eligibility-residence-county:
Eligibility-income:
Eligibility-assets:
Eligibility-age:
Eligibility-military:
Eligibility-other:
Services
Children (Child Custody, Support, Adoption): Full Representation
Civil Rights:
Consumer:
Divorce: Full Representation
Domestic Violence:
Expungement:
Employment:
Guardianship:
Housing - General:
Housing - Landlord/Tenant:
Immigration and Citizenship:
Life and Health Planning:
Wills, Estates, Probate:
Other Topics:
Se habla Español:

Elder Law

Program Website: Pro Bono Legal Assistance

Program Description:

MSPB offers seniors personal, confidential legal advice and counseling. Clients can obtain wills, powers of attorney, and advance medical directives free of charge. MSPB strongly encourages all seniors to obtain important end-of-life documents.
MSPB also offers assistance with:

  • Real Property/Deed Issues
  • Adult Guardianship
  • Senior Housing Issues, including Landlord/Tenant
  • Estate Administration
  • Consumer Debt and Collection Issues
  • Taxes and Liens
  • Issues Faced by Seniors with Disabilities

Program Contact Name:
Program Contact email:
Program Contact Phone: 410-690-8128
Advice/Help Hotline Phone:
Online intake form URL: Application Form
Program uses Language Line (Y/N):
Program staff provide services in other languages:
Program Contact Fax:
Intake days/hours (walk-in): No walk-ins
Office days/hours:
Advice/Help Hotline Days/Hours:
Advice/Help Hotline Phone:
Intake days/hours (by phone): Monday - Friday 11 am - 4:30 pm
Intake days/hours (other):
Condition of waiver:
Condition of waiver (describe): If you cannot afford this fee, you may request a waiver in writing.
Cost or fee (describe): $25
Description of other: Online intake. Please be sure to complete all the fields to avoid delays in processing. Completing the online intake form starts the process.
Eligibility-residence-county:
Eligibility-income:
Eligibility-assets:
Eligibility-age:
Eligibility-military:
Eligibility-other:
Services
Children (Child Custody, Support, Adoption):
Civil Rights:
Consumer:
Divorce:
Domestic Violence:
Expungement:
Employment:
Guardianship: Full Representation
Housing - General: Full Representation
Housing - Landlord/Tenant: Full Representation
Immigration and Citizenship:
Life and Health Planning:
Wills, Estates, Probate: Full Representation
Other Topics: Full Representation
Se habla Español:

Consumer Debt and Housing

Program Website: Pro Bono Legal Assistance

Program Description:

MSPB assists people struggling with legal matters preventing them from achieving economic stability. MSPB strives to educate clients about household budgeting, renting and buying a home, expungement and navigating unemployment in order to prevent unnecessary legal issues.
MSPB assists with:

  • Foreclosure
  • Consumer Debt
  • Bankruptcy
  • Employment/Record Expungements
  • Housing

Program Contact Name:
Program Contact email:
Program Contact Phone: 410-690-8128
Advice/Help Hotline Phone:
Online intake form URL: Application Form
Program uses Language Line (Y/N):
Program staff provide services in other languages:
Program Contact Fax:
Intake days/hours (walk-in): No walk-ins
Office days/hours:
Advice/Help Hotline Days/Hours:
Advice/Help Hotline Phone:
Intake days/hours (by phone): Monday - Friday 11 am - 4:30 pm
Intake days/hours (other):
Condition of waiver:
Condition of waiver (describe): If you cannot afford this fee, you may request a waiver in writing.
Cost or fee (describe): $25
Description of other: Online intake. Please be sure to complete all the fields to avoid delays in processing. Completing the online intake form starts the process.
Eligibility-residence-county:
Eligibility-income:
Eligibility-assets:
Eligibility-age:
Eligibility-military:
Eligibility-other:
Services
Children (Child Custody, Support, Adoption):
Civil Rights:
Consumer: Full Representation
Divorce:
Domestic Violence:
Expungement: Full Representation
Employment: Full Representation
Guardianship:
Housing - General: Full Representation
Housing - Landlord/Tenant:
Immigration and Citizenship:
Life and Health Planning:
Wills, Estates, Probate:
Other Topics:
Se habla Español:
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