Maryland Court Help Center - Frederick

FREE legal help in civil cases for individuals who do not have a lawyer.

100 West Patrick Street, Frederick, MD 21701

Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Who can we help?  An individual with a legal problem. We cannot help relatives or agents of the person with the legal problem or businesses, sole proprietorships, LLCs, third parties, or personal representatives.


Court Help Center lawyers will not represent you in court.
This service is provided to help you represent yourself.


Get help with

  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Family matters like divorce, custody, child support, guardianship and name change, domestic violence
  • Small and Large Claims
  • Consumer matters like car repossessions, debt collection, and credit card cases
  • Return of Property (Replevin and Detinue)

Self-Help Center lawyers may help you

  • Complete court forms
  • Learn how to file court documents
  • Prepare for court
  • Prepare for mediation
  • Understand court documents