Lawyers: Register with the Attorney Information System by June 1

As part of the requirements to maintain their license to practice law in the state, all Maryland lawyers, including judges and law clerks, must register with the Attorney Information System (AIS) by June 1. AIS is a comprehensive database that brings together information about Maryland attorneys. Read more.

Pen and Keyboard

Updated guide assists journalists covering Maryland’s courts

A newly updated, comprehensive guide aimed at giving members of the media a better understanding of the Maryland court system is now available online. Read more.


MDEC users have new options for filing documents

Beginning Wednesday, May 1, registered users filing in Maryland Electronic Courts (MDEC) counties will be able to choose from among several e-filing service providers. Read more.

Mock Trial teams

Court of Appeals hosts Mock Trial State Championship

Maryland’s top high school mock trial teams faced off before Court of Appeals Judge Michele D. Hotten in the 2019 Mock Trial State Championship on Friday, April 26. The championship was held in the Maryland Court of Appeals historic courtroom in Annapolis. Watch the webcast of the championship.