Maryland Courts

Filing a Complaint

There are two ways to file a complaint:  You can print a Complaint Form, complete it in full and return it by mail to Bar Counsel (the Complaint form MUST be signed) or you can write a letter to Bar Counsel, include your name, address, and telephone number; the name, address, and telephone number of the attorney in question, together with a description of the complaint.  (Receipt of the complaint will be acknowledged by Bar Counsel within a reasonable length of time.)

Instructions for Attorney Complaint Form
Attorney Complaint Form PDF (fillable) or Word

For more information, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions page.

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