The District Court Self-Help Centers (walk-in) will be closing at noon on Friday, June 24.
District Court Self-Help Resource Centers
Free walk-in legal help in Glen Burnie and Upper Marlboro - Directions
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Monday - Friday
About the Centers
- Color Flyer (English)
- Color Flyer (Spanish)
- Walk-in Service:
Mon. - Fri. from 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
We do not take appointments.
Location/Directions to the Centers at: Glen Burnie & Upper Marlboro
- Please arrive at the Self-Help Resource Center
in time for the staff to assist you so that you have time to file any paperwork with the court.
- Phone and Online Chat:
See Maryland Courts Self-Help Center
Hours: 8:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Monday-Friday
The District Court Self-Help Resource Centers provides free limited legal services for people who are not represented by an attorney and who are:
- The person with the legal problem. We cannot help relatives or agents of the person with the legal problem or other third parties.
- Not acting on behalf of a business or estate. We cannot help businesses, include sole proprietorships, LLCs and personal representatives.
Self-Help Center lawyers will not represent you in court.
This service is provided to help you represent yourself.
Lawyers at the Centers located in Upper Marlboro and Glen Burnie help with civil District Court cases, including:
- Small Claims (claims of $5,000 or less) and Large Claims (up to $30,000)
- Consumer matters like car repossessions, debt collection, and credit card cases
- Return of Property (Replevin and Detinue)
- Domestic Violence/Peace Orders
Unable to walk-in?Call the Maryland Courts Self-Help Center at 410-260-1392 or click to chat now.
8:30am - 8pm Monday - Friday