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Date All Category Code County Summary
07/16/2021Show All Misc Wills and EstatesPrince George's County

PG County Homeowner Looking to Draft a Simple Will and POA

Prince George's County | Misc: Wills and Estates

69 year old PG County man needs a simple will and Power of Attorney. Only major...

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07/14/2021Show All Housing Other HousingBaltimore City

Help Needed Drafting New Deed

Baltimore City | Housing: Other Housing

Client is attempting to qualify for a home improvement grant however she is havi...

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07/14/2021Show All Housing Federally Subsidized HousingBaltimore City

Section 8 Client Wants Return of Security Deposit After Landlord Did Not Renew Lease

Baltimore City | Housing: Federally Subsidized Housing

Client’s landlord gave notice that client’s lease would not be renewed as la...

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07/21/2021Show All Consumer Bankruptcy (Filed)/Debtor ReliefBaltimore County

Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Help Needed

Baltimore County | Consumer: Bankruptcy (Filed)/Debtor Relief

Baltimore County client is a good candidate for a chapter 7 Bankruptcy. Client h...

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07/14/2021Show All Consumer Bankruptcy (Filed)/Debtor ReliefBaltimore City

Client Looking for Assistance with Filing for Bankruptcy

Baltimore City | Consumer: Bankruptcy (Filed)/Debtor Relief

Client has accumulated personal, medical, and credit card debt over the past few...

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07/14/2021Show All Housing Homeownership/Real Property (Not Foreclosure)Prince George's County

PG County Client Needs Help Transferring Home to an Irrevocable Trust

Prince George's County | Housing: Homeownership/Real Property (Not Foreclosure)

Client resides in a home that is currently titled to him and his mother as a Joi...

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07/16/2021Show All Misc Wills and EstatesAnne Arundel County

Anne Arundel County Senior Looking for Assistance Drafting a Will

Anne Arundel County | Misc: Wills and Estates

Anne Arundel County Senior Looking for Assistance Drafting a Will. MLA is availa...

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07/14/2021Show All Housing Homeownership/Real Property (Not Foreclosure)Prince George's County

Client Seeking to Remove Name from Deed in Order to Obtain Benefits

Prince George's County | Housing: Homeownership/Real Property (Not Foreclosure)

Client has applied for and secured subsidized housing but has been informed that...

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07/16/2021Show All Housing Other HousingSt. Mary's County

Seeking Return of Security Deposit

St. Mary's County | Housing: Other Housing

St. Mary's County Client seeking return of her security deposit ($1,650). Client...

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07/16/2021Show All Family Divorce/Sep./Annul.Washington County

Client Seeking Divorce From Husband Who Has Left the Country

Washington County | Family: Divorce/Sep./Annul.

Washington county client needs help filing for divorce from her husband who is n...

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07/14/2021Show All Family Custody/VisitationFrederick County

Frederick County Mother Needs Help Filing for Custody and Child Support

Frederick County | Family: Custody/Visitation

Frederick County Client’s former partner left the client and their children a...

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07/13/2021Show All Housing Federally Subsidized HousingBaltimore City

Section 8 Client Seeking Assistance with Small Claim for Security Deposit

Baltimore City | Housing: Federally Subsidized Housing

Client is a Section 8 voucher holder. Client gave landlord a 30 day notice that...

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07/14/2021Show All Family Custody/VisitationCarroll County

Client with Disability Needs Help Filing for Divorce and Custody

Carroll County | Family: Custody/Visitation

Client is currently seeking divorce as well as primary custody of the parties ch...

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07/14/2021Show All Housing Federally Subsidized HousingWashington County

Section 8 Client Seeking Assistance with Security Deposit Return

Washington County | Housing: Federally Subsidized Housing

Client is a Section 8 voucher holder who documented their cleaning of the rental...

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07/16/2021Show All Family Custody/VisitationFrederick County

Client Seeking Full Custody of Grandchild

Frederick County | Family: Custody/Visitation

Client has received temporary custody of grandchild due drug-related issues with...

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07/13/2021Show All Housing Private Landlord/TenantCarroll County

Client Seeking Return of Security Deposit and Prorated Rent

Carroll County | Housing: Private Landlord/Tenant

Client sent the landlord timely notice that client would vacate property. Landlo...

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07/16/2021Show All Family Custody/VisitationWashington County

Client Seeking Full Custody of Children

Washington County | Family: Custody/Visitation

Client and former partner previously gave the partner’s mother guardianship ov...

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07/16/2021Show All Family Custody/VisitationGarrett County

Mother Seeking Increased Visitation with Son

Garrett County | Family: Custody/Visitation

Washington County Mother has had supervised visitation with her 4 year old child...

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07/14/2021Show All Housing Homeownership/Real Property (Not Foreclosure)Baltimore City

Widowed Client Needs Help Getting Name on Deed for House

Baltimore City | Housing: Homeownership/Real Property (Not Foreclosure)

Client’s home is titled under deceased spouse’s name. The home is paid for,...

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07/01/2021Show All Misc Wills and EstatesBaltimore City

Client Needs Help to Probate Deceased Mother's Estate to Qualify for BGE Assistance and Stay in Home

Baltimore City | Misc: Wills and Estates

Baltimore City client resides in a home that is titled to his deceased mother. C...

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07/16/2021Show All Misc Wills and EstatesBaltimore County

Baltimore County Resident Seeking Assistance with Probating Deceased Mother’s Estate

Baltimore County | Misc: Wills and Estates

Client resides in the home belonging to her deceased mother. Client’s mother h...

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07/16/2021Show All Family Divorce/Sep./Annul.Carroll County

Nursing Home Resident in Need of Help Filing For Divorce

Carroll County | Family: Divorce/Sep./Annul.

Parties separated in 2018 and have had no contact since. Client is now in a nurs...

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07/16/2021Show All Misc Wills and EstatesAllegany County

Client in Cumberland Looking to Have a Simple Will Drafted

Allegany County | Misc: Wills and Estates

47 year old man in Cumberland would like a simple will drafted to leave assets t...

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07/15/2021Show All Family Divorce/Sep./Annul.Baltimore City

Disabled Client Needs Help Filing For Absolute Divorce

Baltimore City | Family: Divorce/Sep./Annul.

Client has multiple benign tumors that prevent her from working. Her husband lef...

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07/12/2021Show All Housing Federally Subsidized HousingBaltimore City

Baltimore City Resident In Subsidized Housing Seeking Return of Security Deposit

Baltimore City | Housing: Federally Subsidized Housing

40 year old resident of Baltimore city who resided in an apartment under a HUD v...

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07/13/2021Show All Housing Private Landlord/TenantCarroll County

Client Seeking Return of Security Deposit

Carroll County | Housing: Private Landlord/Tenant

Client seeking return of her security deposit from her prior landlord. Client pr...

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07/02/2021Show All Misc Wills and EstatesMontgomery County

Client seeking attorney to review a trust agreement

Montgomery County | Misc: Wills and Estates

Client's Mother passed away in November 2020 and left assets to him and his brot...

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02/23/2021Show All Housing Other HousingBaltimore City

Client Needs Security Deposit

Baltimore City | Housing: Other Housing

Client moved out of her apartment in July 2020. The management of the building h...

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06/30/2021Show All Misc Wills and EstatesBaltimore City

54 year old resident of Baltimore City whose mother passed away in February 2020 seeking an attorney to probate the estate

Baltimore City | Misc: Wills and Estates

54 year old resident of Baltimore CIty whose mother passed away in February 2020...

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05/12/2021Show All Family Divorce/Sep./Annul.Charles County

Disabled Charles County Woman Seeking Representation in Divorce (no minor children)

Charles County | Family: Divorce/Sep./Annul.

Disabled Charles County woman seeking attorney to assist with filing for divorce...

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02/26/2021Show All Misc Wills and EstatesBaltimore City

Client Needs Help Obtaining Late Grandmother's Property

Baltimore City | Misc: Wills and Estates

The Client’s grandmother passed away in 2020. The Client’s grandmother told...

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07/02/2021Show All Family Custody/VisitationWashington County

Washington County Mother In Need of Representation for Divorce and Custody

Washington County | Family: Custody/Visitation

33 year old Washington county Mother seeking assistance filing for divorce and c...

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07/16/2021Show All Family Custody/VisitationFrederick County

Client Looking for Assistance Obtaining Full Physical Custody

Frederick County | Family: Custody/Visitation

Client obtained emergency custody after former partner would not return child af...

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05/01/2019Show All Consumer Bankruptcy (Filed)/Debtor ReliefAnne Arundel County

Client has Credit Card and Personal Loan Debt

Anne Arundel County | Consumer: Bankruptcy (Filed)/Debtor Relief

The Client is interested in filing for bankruptcy after his bills began to accum...

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03/01/2021Show All Misc Wills and EstatesAnne Arundel County

Client Needs Estate Advice

Anne Arundel County | Misc: Wills and Estates

The Client has an estate matter following her mother’s death in November 2016....

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05/01/2019Show All Consumer Bankruptcy (Filed)/Debtor ReliefMontgomery County

Client Wants to Know Bankruptcy Options

Montgomery County | Consumer: Bankruptcy (Filed)/Debtor Relief

The Client has a lot of credit card debt and filed for bankruptcy many years ago...

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