Public Justice Center

Organization Details

Organization Name:
Public Justice Center
Address:
201 North Charles St.,
Suite 1200,
Baltimore,
MD,
21201
Phone
410-625-9409
Email:
info@publicjustice.org
Program Contact Phone
410-625-9409
Program uses Language Line (Y/N)
Yes
Program staff provide services in other lanuages
Spanish
Office days/hours
Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm
Cost or fee (describe)
No cost
Eligibility-residence-county
Statewide
Program Description
Our process for providing legal advice or representation begins with an intake conducted over the phone. Please call us at 410-625-9409 if you are seeking legal assistance.

Provides free legal assistance to renters in Baltimore City who are facing eviction or have questions about their rights; and renters statewide whose landlords are in foreclosure.

If you have concerns about pay as a worker, the PJC team can help figure out if your employer owes you money and what you can do about it. 

If you have been suspended or expelled or removed because of an arrest in the community, or are the parent of student who has, PJC attorneys can work with you and the school system to resolve the situation. 

If your or your child’s education has been disrupted due to homelessness or foster care, PJC attorneys can help enforce homeless students’ rights to stay in the same school or enroll in a new school and receive supportive services.

Children (Child Custody, Support, Adoption)
Brief advice/Help with forms/Clinics
Civil Rights
Brief advice/Help with forms/Clinics
Employment
Brief advice/Help with forms/Clinics
Wills, Estates, Probate
Brief advice/Help with forms/Clinics
Housing - General
Brief advice/Help with forms/Clinics
Housing - Landlord/Tenant
Brief advice/Help with forms/Clinics
Life and Health Planning
Brief advice/Help with forms/Clinics
Se habla Español
Brief advice/Help with forms/Clinics
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