Training for Volunteer Lawyers
PBRC coordinates live and webcast training programs for volunteer lawyers in a variety of substantive law areas in exchange for a pro bono commitment. Most courses are suitable for beginners. Free and discounted slots for a selection of MSBA CLE courses are also available through PBRC.
November 8 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
University of Baltimore School of Law
November 10 @ 9:45 am – 11:45 pm
Hilton Baltimore BWI Airport Hotel
PBRC records live trainings and offers them to volunteer lawyers as on-demand webcast trainings in exchange for a pro bono commitment. Courses are currently available in the subject areas listed below. In some subject areas, courses are available in basic and advanced levels or multiple courses exist. Click on a course title to register for or learn more about the course.
Consumer Protection/Debt Defense
Criminal Record Expungement
How to Interview Undocumented Immigrants & Identify Immigration Defenses
Prepares attorneys barred in any state to volunteer at Project clinics.
Custody, Guardianship, and Special Immigrant Juvenile Status
Prepares Maryland-barred attorneys for the family court portion of a Special Immigrant Juvenile Status case.
Asylum Approved! How to Represent Asylum-Seekers
Prepares attorneys barred in any state to take an Asylum case.
Immigration Relief for Vulnerable Populations (VAWA)
Prepares attorneys barred in any state to take a VAWA case.
Interpret for Pro Bono Legal Services
Teaches non-attorney Spanish-speakers to interpret for legal services.