I Want A Clean Slate
Client seeks help with analyzing and expunging their criminal record. Client estimates that he has 4 cases on his record. Client is US citizen, has no active criminal cases and has not been arrested under any other names.
I Have Video of the Walkthrough, There Were No Damages
Client is being sued for $28k by former landlord for late rent and alleged damages. Client moved into property 10/2020, moved out 12/2023. Unpaid rent is not disputed but damages are. Security deposit of $3900 not returned yet. Walkthrough was done, landlord reported no damages at this time. Client has not received an invoice of damages. NOID filed 1/10/2024.
Trial 5/1/2024 @ 9am
My Mother Passed Years Ago, Now I Need a Deed Change
Client seeks assistance with deed change. Name on the deed is the client's late mother who passed on 10/7/22. According to MD Land Records, there is a life estate deed naming the client as the Grantee. Property is worth about $75k; the mortgage is paid off and there are no liens on the property. Client wants to remove his mother's name and add his name to the deed. No one will contest.
I'm Being Sued for $19,000 & I'm Not Sure How to Defend Myself
Client is being sued by Discover Bank for $19k of credit card debt. Client disputes the amount because he is a victim of credit card fraud and that Discover did nothing to stop it from continuing. Client states that there is $8k of debt that is a result of fraud. Client would like that removed from the total debt accrued. No judgements. OP has an attorney.
Trial 04/17/24 @ 8:30am
I Need A Power Of Attorney
Client seeks help with assigning her son as her Power of Attorney. Client is getting older and wants to make sure her financial needs are met. No contesting issues.
I need help finally resolving a tax assessment that won't go away!
Prince George's county senior client needs help resolving $4,600 in due taxes from 2021 and $850 from 2022. The client, who has an assigned caregiver for her disability and yet still supports herself through work, paid for months into a payment plan, and yet the amount still went up due to interest and penalties.
I Listened to Bad Advice, and now the IRS says I Owe.
Client had his 2022 income tax return audited, with the IRS assessing over $7,000 in denied credits and penalties. Client had acted on bad advice and claimed dependents he did not actually support. Audit is concluded, SNOD expected to be issued soon. Client needs help with finding any relief, collections, and avoiding similar issues in the future.
I Need My Security Deposit Back so I Can Pay for Other Necessities
Client seeks assistance with obtaining their security deposit of ~$2k. Client moved in 7/2021 and moved out 9/2023. Client did not do a walkthrough. Client tried to get their security deposit back after 45 days, but the landlord said they are keeping the deposit because of the paint & carpet. Nothing filed yet.
I Need Help Resolving my State Taxes
Montgomery County Client, a disabled single mother, filed her 2023 taxes to discover she owes $1,540 for the year and cannot afford to pay. Client needs help exploring a payment plan or other collection alternative.
Financial hardship brought me into collections!
Client seeks assistance with collections hearing. Client is being sued for $3,470 for defaulted credit card account. Client does not dispute the claims against her. Client suffers from chronic health problems and financial hardship is preventing her from being able to repay the loan. Trial set for 3/29/24.
I Have Felt Trapped for Years, I Need to Be Free (Judicare)
Parties married 01/2000, and have been living in separate bedrooms since 2022. Client filed for divorce on 10/2023. No physical domestic violence. Marital property involved. Home in both parties' names & both want the home. Client also seeks alimony & pension/retirement assets. OP does not have an attorney. Client currently has a limited scope attorney.
Settlement Conf. 3/7/24 @ 8:30a
Hearing 3/28/24 @ 1:30p
I Have Not Seen My Children in Over a Year (Judicare)
Client needs help w/divorce & custody of 9, 7, & 3y/o. OP is custodial parent. Parties married 12/2013, separated 07/2022. OP took the minors and left the state. No protective orders or domestic violence. No CPS/DSS involvement. Property involved--client's name is on deed. Client seeks primary physical & joint legal. OP seeks sole legal, primary physical, & CS. OP has an attorney.
Settlement hearing 3/25/24
My Child is 5, It's Time We Establish Custody (Judicare)
Client seeks help with establishing custody of 5y/o. Parties are bio parents. Client is the custodial parent. No protection orders, domestic violence, or CPS/DSS involvement. Client is seeking primary physical and sole legal w/ child support. OP is seeking joint legal and shared physical. OP has an attorney.
Pendente Lite 02/28/2024 10:00a
Sett Conf 6/12/2024 10:30a
It is So Cold in My Apartment My Children Have to Stay Somewhere Else
Client seeks help putting rent in escrow. Moved in 4/2023 with no heat or A/C. Maintenance came to repair and found that a new switchboard was needed. An inspector came out and reported low temperatures. Space heaters are being used as a heat source. Landlord has not done anything to remedy the issue. Client's children have to live somewhere else. Rent is paid up to date. Nothing yet filed.
The OP Assaulted Our Child (Judicare)
Client seeks full custody of 4yo son. Parties never married, no current custody order. Initially child would spend 1 wk with each party however, son told client he felt unsafe at OP's house. CL filed charges against the OP after he beat the child. OP's criminal trial is set for 03/06/2024. PO against OP ends in 12/2024, no CPS cases. CL doesn't know what OP seeks for custody. CL seeks CS. No hearings set yet.
I want to remove my ex-husband from my deed
Client wants to remove her ex-husband from the deed to her home. Client was granted the property in the divorce order. Client states that she needs a quitclaim deed.
Help A Baltimore City Client With Her Escrow Case
Client lives on the 4th floor of a building where the elevator has been out of order for several months, so she hasn't been able to fully move her things in. There are electrical problems and rain comes through windows. The landlord said they would address these issues when she first contacted them but they didn't give a timeline and have ignored her last email. Client wants to file escrow and have landlord make repairs.
Will You Help Me Set Up a Rent Escrow Account?
Client lives with her mother and daughter. Their home has a black mold problem and the ceiling is caving in. She has told their landlord but they have not addressed these issues.
I Want to Pay My Mortgage
Client seeks assistance with a deed change as a result of her parents' deaths. Neither left a will. Estate administration established 10/2020. Client wants to remove parents and add her name to the deed to pay the mortgage. No contesting issues.
I Want a Divorce and Full Custody of My Two Kids (Judicare)
Client seeks divorce and full custody of 9yo and 1yo children. Parties married 6/15/12 and separated 3/12/23. No protective orders and no CPS involvement. Marital home and vehicle in OP's name. Client lives in property; both seek equity. Client wants child support and alimony. OP seeks joint custody. History of DV by OP toward client. Pendente Lite 3/06/2024 @ 8:45am, Pre-Trial 5/10/24 @ 9am, Merits 7/08/24 @ 8:45am.
I Moved out in 2022, Over a Year Later My Former Landlord is Suing Me
Client being sued by former landlord for $2,266.14. Client lived in property from 2011 – 2022. No walk-through was done when client moved out. However, client has a letter stating the dwelling was left in good condition and no repairs are required. In Nov. 2023 client received notice that they owe 2 months of rent and money for new appliances.
Trial (Affidavit Judgment) 03/11/2024 1:00pm
I Need To Fix My Tax Problems
Client is seeking assistance with a tax issue. Client received documents from the IRS on 11/6/23, stating he owes $20k for the years 2012-2013. The client also received a letter from the MD Comptroller on 7/6/15, stating he owes $3k for the same years. Client is seeking an Offer in Compromise in this matter. Client is up to date on filing taxes.
Help My Husband and I Keep the Family Home!
Client seeking help with loan modification in Baltimore City foreclosure. Client's husband willed property through parent's estate, couple is $43k in arrears and earns enough to cover current monthly mortgage. Client has already attended mediation.
My mother has dementia and needs a guardian!
Client seeks assistance with obtaining guardianship of her 72yo mother. Client's mother has dementia, and she was recommended by her doctors to obtain guardianship. Client's siblings are in agreement with the guardianship. No one will contest. Client's mother is currently living with her.
Help Me Keep My Father's House
This client inherited his father's house a few years ago. He fell behind on his mortgage payments, and now the bank is trying to take control of his father's estate and foreclose on the house. This client is about to graduate from a workforce training program and is hoping to delay foreclosure and resume payments after he finds new employment.
My Kids Deserve To Be Together (Judicare)
Client seeks full custody of three children ages 9, 6, & 5, with visitation for the other party (OP). OP also seeks full custody but with no visitation for client. Parties were never married. The two youngest children live with client and the oldest lives with the other party. No protective orders or DV. DSS investigations in 2021 and 2022 with no findings. No paternity disputes. Trial set for 04/16/2024.
My Fiancé is a Survivor of Gun Violence and Now Needs Constant Care
Client seeks guardianship of her fiancé, who survived a gunshot wound in 2022. Fiancé can only speak a few words, cannot make decisions on his own, and requires 24/7 care. Fiancé has been in rehab facility since Aug. 2022 and is ready for release. Client wants fiancé to live with her as opposed to a group home. Client has obtained two medical certificates from fiance's doctors. No one contests.