Volunteering in Rent Court – The Basics of Landlord/Tenant Law in Maryland
Via WEBCAST: View on your device at a place and time convenient to you. You will be emailed access instructions when the webcast is ready to view.
Topics include how to:
- Understand the four legal ways to evict in Maryland
- Understand how to review a FTPR summons for possible defenses
- Gain an awareness of the housing crisis in and the role of Access to Counsel in Maryland
This training is open to Maryland-barred attorneys and law students in exchange for a commitment to volunteer at one rent court clinic (3 hours) or hotline shift. Nonprofit legal services provider staff may participate at no cost or pro bono commitment.
The TVLD Program is funded through a grant from the Administrative Office of the Court (“AOC”).