109 Market Street, P.O. Box 458, Denton, MD 21629

In addition to civil and criminal cases, the Clerk of Court handles business and marriage licenses, family court forms, and houses land records, which can be accessed for genealogical research. Judge’s Chambers: 410-479-2303; Jury Duty line: 410-479-5810. Has access to a language line for most non-English speakers that call into the office or come in person to the Clerk’s office. tags: child support, criminal, forms, genealogy, land records, licensing[…]
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317 Carter Avenue, Ste. 105, Denton, MD 21629

The Department of Juvenile Services (DJS) is an executive agency whose primary task is to appropriately manage, supervise, and treat youth who are involved in the juvenile justice system in Maryland.The Department of Juvenile Services is involved in nearly every stage of the juvenile justice process from the moment a youth is brought into a juvenile intake center by the police or as a result of a citizen complaint to the time when a youth returns to the community after completing treatment.[…]



Caroline County Courthouse, 109 Market Street Rm. 123, Denton, MD 21629

Caroline County is governed by a three member Board of County Commissioners, which fulfills both legislative and executive functions. The basic duties and responsibilities of the County Commissioners are: – Enact County laws and establish County policies – Decide what taxes are charged and set the rate – Set the County operating and capital budgets – Oversee the management of County departments and operations – Approve contracts and agreements – Promote welfare of Caroline County – Submit proposed changes of state law to the Maryland General Assembly. The Commissioners hold meetings on the first Tuesday of each month at[…]



Circuit Court House, 109 Market Street, Room 200, Denton, MD 21629

Call the Judge’s Chambers at 410-479-2303 for an appointment to gain access to the library. Photocopies: No copier; printer availableComputers: The library has one public computer with internet access and Westlaw Patron Access.[…]
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Meet with a lawyer for legal advice concerning Family Law cases: custody, divorce, visitation, child support, name change, etc. Free Family Law legal clinics are held in every jurisdiction in Maryland. Call respective circuit courts for hours and locations, current clinic is Mondays, 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM.[…]
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8 S. West Street, Easton, MD 21601

Mid-Shore Pro Bono connects low income individuals and families who need civil legal services with volunteer attorneys and community resources.[…]
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410-690-3222 or 1-800-927-4673 (24-hour hotline)

8626 Brooks Drive, Easton, MD 21601

To eliminate domestic violence through intervention and prevention by providing shelter, counseling and advocacy to those on the mid shore, and by changing society’s attitudes and systems which permit and promote such violence against women, men, and their families.[…]


Maryland’s Peoples Law Library (PLL) is a legal information and self-help website maintained by the Maryland State Law Library, a court-related agency of the Maryland Judiciary, and supported by Maryland’s non-profit legal services providers.[…]
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300 Market Street, Suite 103, Denton, MD 21629

The mission of the Office of the Public Defender (OPD) is to provide superior legal representation to indigent defendants in the State of Maryland by safeguarding fundamental individual rights and ensuring access to the guaranteed protections afforded by the United States Constitution, the Bill of Rights, the Maryland Constitution and Declaration of Rights, and the laws of Maryland.[…]
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201 Baptist Street, Suite 30, Salisbury, MD 21801

Provides mediation services to consumers to help resolve complaints against businesses and health insurance carriers. The Division can also provide information about complaints that have been filed against businesses, tell you if your health club is properly registered, and provide publications to help you make good decisions in the marketplace. The Division also brings law enforcement actions against businesses that harm large numbers of Maryland consumers through unfair and deceptive practices.Consumer Hotline: 410-528-8662, En español 410-230-1712, 888-743-0023 toll-freeMedical Billing/Health Insurance Problems: 877-261-8807 toll-free ​​​​​[…]