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When courts are closed

Maryland’s courts, court offices, and court administrative offices will be closed on Monday, May 27, in observance of Memorial Day. Court holidays.


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.

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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.