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Now Hiring: 1B4J Paralegal

MVLS is looking to hire a paralegal to work specifically with our Workforce Development project, One Baltimore For Jobs (1B4J). As a paralegal, you would work with staff attorneys to review client intake forms and documents to create a case plan for job trainee clients, participate in on-site legal screenings of clients at job training [Read more.]

June 26 – Expungement Clinic

MVLS will host an Expungement Clinic on June 26 from 5:00 – 9:00

MDEC and Your MVLS Client

Are you an MVLS volunteer attorney helping a client in a county that uses Maryland Electronic Courts (MDEC)? As MDEC is rolled out county by county, we want to make sure all MVLS volunteer attorneys are up to speed on how to use MDEC to electronically submit filing fee waivers. Current counties in which MDEC…

Mar. 28 – Expungement Training Webinar

Join MVLS for an online expungement training. The training is free and there is no requirement to take any expungement cases. The training will be taught by Matthew Stubenberg and will go over the fundamentals of expungement law and how to use MDExpungement.com. March 28, 2017 1:00 p.m – 2:20 p.m.  Register online for the training.

MVLS Helps Yoga Instructor File for Bankruptcy

MVLS was recently contacted by Jane, a self-employed yoga instructor, writer, and editor. She unexpectedly lost most of her clients and faced long periods of unemployment. She lived with her fiancé, who was struggling financially, and his teenage son. By the time Jane contacted us, she was facing more than $14,000 in credit card and medical…

Nov. 1 – September & October Volunteer Highlights

Thank you to all of our volunteers that took a case in September & October!

July 10 – MVLS Op-Ed in the Baltimore Sun on 1B4J Program

Learn about MVLS’ role in One Baltimore for Jobs (1B4J), a jobs initiative that aims to enroll residents citywide and strengthen partnerships to create a pathway to hiring at least 80 percent of workforce training graduates at an average hourly wage of at least $11. http://www.baltimoresun.com/news/opinion/oped/bs-ed-1b4j-20160710-story.html

Consumer E-News – Nov. 11

Visit our most recent issue of our Consumer E-news by clicking here.

MVLS Hires Matthew Stubenberg, Director of IT and Staff Attorney

MVLS is excited to welcome Matthew Stubenberg, Director of IT and a Staff Attorney, who will assist clients with legal services focused on the area of expungement. Please click title to read more. MVLS – Matthew Stubenberg Press Release