NOTICE:
The reports and assessment for the upcoming year (FY23) are available in AIS. Attorneys are required to complete reports and pay the assessment no later than September 10 of each year. Pro Bono and IOLTA reports must be completed online; however, attorneys may choose to pay the Client Protection Fund assessment online or through the U.S. mail by including an invoice printed from the AIS. Attorneys must be registered in AIS to complete Pro Bono and IOLTA reporting or to print an invoice.

  • If you have been decertified for failure to file the Pro Bono Legal Services Report, see the Instructions for Pro Bono Late Filers .
  • If you have been decertified for failure to file the IOLTA Report, see the Instructions for IOLTA Late Filers.
  • If you have been temporarily suspended for failing to confirm your SSN or TAX ID number, or for failing to pay the Client Protection Fund assessment and/or late fees, contact the Client Protection Fund at (410) 630-8140.

AIS-Notices and Announcements

The latest advisements for Maryland attorneys

Notice of Important Dates and Deadlines

Read it here.

Single Compliance Schedule for Maryland Attorneys

The rules regarding pro bono and IOLTA reporting have changed to permit the creation of a single compliance schedule.

Pro bono and IOLTA reporting are now to be done on a fiscal year basis and reports will be filed online. Maryland attorneys will receive an email notification once per year, in July, notifying them that it is time to pay their Client Protection Fund assessment and file pro bono and IOLTA reports online.

Payments and reports  are due each year on September 10.

Learn more.

Online Payments and Reporting Disabled for Suspended Attorneys

 

Last updated: March 2022