For Legal Help please check the Members Directory or Call the BAFC Lawyer Referral Service at 410-337-9100.

Pandemic Resources Information Sessions

Below you will find links to a recorded program that was presented in February 2021, as well as copies of the slides used and a resource list. 

Resource List

English Resources: Slides | Recording 

Spanish Resources:  Slides | Recording

Individuals seeking pro bono (free) representation in a Frederick County case are encourage to contact Maryland Legal Aid – Midwestern Maryland Office for assistance.  They have an online intake form that can be accessed HERE or you can call or go in person (please see below for hours.)

22 S. Market ST., STE. 11
Frederick, MD 21701

Local Phone Number: 1-301- 694-7414
Toll Free Phone Number: 1-888-465-2468
Fax: (301) 698-263

Walk-In Intake Hours: 
Monday – Thursday 9 AM – 5 PM
(Please allow 30 minutes to conduct an intake.)

Telephone Intake Hours: 
Monday 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Tuesday 9:30 AM – 7:00 PM
Wednesday 9:30 AM – 4:00 PMThursday 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Friday 9:30 AM – 4:00 PM

Family Law Pro Bono Clinic:

The Frederick County Courthouse also offers a free self-help clinic for income-qualified people involved in a divorce or custody case in Frederick County. The clinic is held in the lower level of the Courthouse on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9am to 2pm. Individuals are seen on a first-come, first-served basis.