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Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service

Free Legal Help for Marylanders in Need

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Mission & Vision


Mission Statement: MVLS removes barriers to justice through free civil legal help, community engagement, and advocacy for equitable laws.

Vision Statement: Our vision is for a fair legal system that is free of injustice and equitably serves underrepresented Marylanders.

Make Sure You Receive A Judicial Reception Invitation

Judicial Reception September 22 5:30-7:30pm

Volunteers – secure your invitation to attend our Judicial Reception in September by taking a case in between June 1st and August 1st. Browse our Pro Bono Portal to find available cases.

Community

Community Outreach is Critical to our Mission

Community engagement is identified in our mission because it a key element to our vision of a fair legal system that is free of injustice and equitably serves underrepresented Marylanders. Community partners are essential to our ability to connect, listen and offer support to the neighborhoods we serve.

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MVLS News


Maryland Bar Foundation in Partnership with the MSBA
The Maryland Bar Foundation and Baltimore Bar Foundation Support MVLS’ Website Redevelopment

This past fall, MVLS had the realization that our website was no longer supported. We know that clients, volunteers, and Read More

Chronicles of philanthropy
“Nonprofit Legal Services Help Homeowners Struggling With Property Taxes Keep Their Homes” – By Kristen Griffith

Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service's tax sale work was featured in The Chronicle of Philanthropy in an article published by Kristen Read More

Upcoming Event


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Celebrate Pro Bono 2022

Save the date for Tuesday, October 25 at the Reginald F. Lewis Museum

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