District Court Help Centers

Notice: The Cambridge location is currently closed to the public. Please call 410-260-1392 for assistance.

The District Court Help Centers provides free limited legal services for people who are not represented by an attorney.

Get help with civil District Court cases, including:

  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Small and Large Claims
  • Consumer matters like car repossessions, debt collection, and credit card cases
  • Return of Property (Replevin and Detinue)
  • Domestic Violence/Peace Orders
  • Expungement

Who can we help?  An individual with a legal problem. We cannot help relatives or agents of the person with the legal problem as well as businesses, including sole proprietorships, LLCs, third parties, and personal representatives.

Court Help Center lawyers will not represent you in court.

This service is provided to help you represent yourself.
City/County Address Days Hours
Baltimore City 501 East Fayette Street
Baltimore, MD 21202
Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
3rd Floor
Catonsville

1 Rolling Cross Road
Catonsville, MD 21228

Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
2nd Floor
Cambridge 310 Gay Street
Cambridge, MD 21613
Friday

8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Closed 12 – 1 p.m.

Frederick 100 W. Patrick Street 
Frederick, MD 21701
Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Lower Level
Glen Burnie 7500 Gov. Ritchie Hwy
Glen Burnie, MD 21061
Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
2nd Floor
Hagerstown 36 W. Antietam Street
Hagerstown, MD 21740
Monday

8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Closed 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
2nd Floor
Salisbury 201 Baptist Street,
Salisbury, MD 21801
Monday - Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Room 2248A
Upper Marlboro 14735 Main Street
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
Monday -Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Bourne Wing, Room 069B

Unable to walk-in?

Call the Maryland Court Help Center at 410-260-1392 or click to chat now.