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April 27 – Guardianship of the Person and Property Appointments

The free training will focus on the basics of preparing and presenting a Guardianship of the Person and Property petition.  MVLS attorneys, Janet Fedder, Carolyn Malinowski, and Virginia Reed, will guide attorneys through the process of representing a low-income Marylanders who wish to file a petition for guardianship.  All attendees are asked to accept one [Read more.]

May 3 – Expungement Training Webinar

This online webinar training will take place from 1:00pm-2:30pm. The training covers Expungement law Forms and how to file Common problems Using MDExpungement.com Upcoming changes in expungement law Please click here to register. There is no cost for attending the training or obligation to accept a pro-bono case.  After registering, you will receive the link [Read more.]

May 19 – Expungement Training Webinar

This online webinar training will take place from 1:00pm-2:30pm. The training covers Expungement law Forms and how to file Common problems Using MDExpungement.com Upcoming changes in expungement law Please click here to register. There is no cost for attending the training or obligation to accept a pro-bono case.  After registering, you will receive the link [Read more.]

MVLS Creates Virtual-Reality Training Videos

After the Young Lawyers Section of the Maryland State Bar Association funded the purchase of a 360-degree camera, MVLS IT Director Matthew Stubenberg jumped at the chance to use it.  With William Buschur, Stubenberg created virtual-reality training videos that simulate a hearing, enabling attorneys to get a taste of what it’s like inside a courtroom, as well…

June 9 – Human Trafficking Prevention Training

This free training will provide a foundation for the legal options available to victims of human trafficking including expungement, shielding and vacatur.  The training will assist attorneys in understanding the nuances in the definition of human trafficking, how survivors are commonly criminalized, and best practice tips for working with survivors.  The training will be provided [Read more.]

April 29 – Baltimore County Pro Bono Clinic

The Baltimore County Bar Association will host a Pro Bono Clinic on April 29, in partnership with MVLS and Maryland Legal Aid. This pro bono clinic is for all Baltimore County residents who need legal support with: family law matters, expungements, landlord/tenant disputes, veterans benefits, wills, government benefits, bankruptcy, and much more. Please share this [Read more.]