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Family Law Pro Bono Training

The Baltimore County Bar Association Pro Bono & Family Law Committees, and The Pro Bono Resource Center of Maryland present a FREE Family Law Pro Bono Training on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 from 4:30 pm to 7:00 pm.  For more details, view the flyer, or contact Doris Barnes at 410-337-9103 or doris@bcba.org.  To register, please visit [Read more.]

Foreclosure Mediation Brief Advice Project

MVLS and Civil Justice are proud to present the Foreclosure Mediation Brief Advice Project, a program that provides FREE brief legal consultations for homeowners facing foreclosure who do not have legal representation. View the flyer. View the press release.

August E-Newsletter

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MVLS Hires Managing Attorney for Foreclosure Prevention and Consumer Law Project

Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service (MVLS) is pleased to announce that Lonni Summers has joined its staff as the Managing Attorney for Foreclosure Prevention and Consumer Law.  Lonni will lead MVLS’ efforts in the areas of foreclosure, tax sales, debt buyer defense, bankruptcy and other related consumer law matters.  She will mentor volunteer attorneys, provide direct…

Self-Help Bankruptcy Class Offered by Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service

On Thursday, August 14, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service (MVLS) will be conducting a self-help seminar on How to File for Chapter 7 Bankruptcy.  This class is being offered to people of low- or moderate-income who have a high school diploma and are not in a foreclosure proceeding.  The…

MVLS is hiring!

MVLS is searching for a Client Intake Paralegal to join our team.  To apply, please email your cover letter and resume to info@mvlslaw.org.  You can view the job description here.

Spring 2014 Newsletter

The Spring 2014 Newsletter is available. You can access it in the publications section of the website, or view it here.

Job Announcement

Immediate opening for an experienced lawyer to manage Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service’s (MVLS) Foreclosure Prevention Project and consumer law matters, including tax sales, bankruptcy, and debt buyer defense. This project serves low-income Marylanders in most counties by providing pro bono and reduced-fee legal services through a panel of trained volunteer lawyers. Visit our careers page [Read more.]

May E-Newsletter

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MVLS’ Susan K. Francis Promoted to Deputy Director

Maryland Volunteer Lawyers Service (MVLS) is pleased to announce that Susan Francis has been promoted to Deputy Director. Susan joined MVLS in March 2013 as Manager of our Foreclosure Prevention Pro Bono Project. In just one year, she has made an impressive mark in the legal services community through her tireless and effective efforts to [Read more.]