Legal Self-Help 

This section can help you get answers to your questions about legal matters and court processes.

You can find information about case types and topics, including:
  • Types of court cases
  • Which court handles different kinds of cases
  • How to start or respond to a court case
  • What happens at court
  • What resources, court services and forms are available
Other useful resources:

There is another important website that contains more detailed information about Maryland law. Visit the People’s Law Library to find more about the law, links to Maryland laws and court rules, and in-depth information to help you understand the legal issues in your case. The People’s Law Library is a legal information and self-help website maintained by the Thurgood Marshall State Law Library, a Judiciary unit of the Maryland Judiciary, and supported by Maryland's non-profit legal services providers.