Catholic Charities Legal Network

From agency: Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Washington
Resource Details
Description LEGAL ASSISTANCE: Matches low-income clients who need legal representation in civil cases with volunteer attorneys. Provides civil law education seminars for the community on topics such as family law.
Defined coverage areas:
District Of Columbia - Washington
Maryland - Calvert County
Maryland - Charles County
Maryland - Montgomery County
Maryland - Prince Georges County
Maryland - Saint Marys County
Hours Of Operation Hours vary. Call to schedule an appointment.
Eligibility Adults, 18 and older. Families or individuals at 200% of federal poverty guidelines. The following types of cases have priority: landlord/tenant matters; domestic relations issues; government entitlements; bankruptcy; labor and employment disputes; and wills, probate, conservatorship, and guardianship issues. will also assist with child custody and child support when child custody is part of the case.
Program Fees None.
Application Process Call to schedule an appointment.
Documents Required Call for information.
Volunteer Requirements 21 and older. Lawyers admitted to practice in the state of Maryland or DC.
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Contact Information
Fax Number 202-386-7036
Main 202-772-4325
Intake 202-350-4305
En Espanol 202-772-4325
Main Contact Name James D. Bishop
Main Contact Title Director
Main Contact Phone 202-772-4325
Main Contact Email Address
Director or Senior Administrator Name James D. Bishop
Director or Senior Administrator Title Director
Director or Senior Administrator Phone 202-772-4325
Director or Senior Administrator Email Address
Sites offering this Program 924 G Street NW