Lidija Jurovich joined PBRC in 2020 as the Marketing and Communications Associate. Lidija handles all marketing efforts at PBRC including promoting events, managing external communications, and other press outreach. She designs the social media, digital, and print collateral as well as manages the Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Instagram pages. Lidija is also the site administrator…

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Akeria Lumpkins joined PBRC in 2019 and serves as the paralegal for the Courtroom Advocacy Project.   Where did you grow up?I was born and raised in Southwest Baltimore. Where did you go to school and what was your major/focus?I went to the Community College of Baltimore County where I got my Associate’s Degree in Legal…

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By Emily Poor, Esq. On November 18, 2019, the Baltimore City Council passed Council Bill 19-0307, the Water Accountability and Equity Act (“WAEA”). The passage of the WAEA is the culmination of years of advocacy by the Baltimore Right to Water Coalition, of which PBRC is a member. Mayor Young signed the bill into law…

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        Marc Schultz joined PBRC in 2019 as a Baltimore Corps Fellow, and serves as a Project Coordinator for the Home Preservation Project.  Where did you grow up?I grew up here in Maryland! Mostly in Columbia. Where did you go to school and what was your major/focus?I graduated from the University of…

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On Thursday, January 16–PBRC’s exact 30th birthday–we hosted a reception at the University of Baltimore School of Law. PBRC staff raised a glass in honor of our volunteers and their commitment to pro bono service. Volunteers enjoyed hors d’oeuvres, wine, and special remarks from Chief Judge Mary Ellen Barbera. Thank you to our dedicated volunteers!

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            Lu Carlson, Esq., PBRC Volunteer; MSBA Member Can you tell me a little bit about your practice?I’m in the process of starting my own solo practice in estate planning, estate administration, and guardianship. My other areas of interest include elder law, disability rights, and adoption. With which of PBRC’s…

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  Emily Poor joined PBRC in 2019 and serves as Staff Attorney for the Home Preservation Project. Emily is responsible for coordinating community outreach for clinics in Baltimore City and Prince George’s County. She assists with recruiting, training, and mentoring volunteer attorneys who participate in estate planning, tax sale prevention, and utility bill clinics.  …

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  MatZyonna Howard joined PBRC in 2019 and serves as Project Coordinator for the Home Preservation Project. Matte is the point of contact for clients interested in attending legal advice clinics or seeking other legal resources. She also assists with managing and tracking Home Preservation Project trainings offered to volunteer attorneys.     Where did…

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  Linda Ham joined PBRC in 2019 and serves as the Staff Attorney for the Courtroom Advocacy Project (CAP). Linda is responsible for coordinating PBRC’s limited-scope courthouse-based pro bono clinics for consumers and tenants in addition to recruiting and mentoring CAP volunteers.      Where did you grow up?I was born and raised in Baltimore,…

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