Press Releases

Failure to Pay Rent Tenant Representation Program

Community Legal Services of Prince George’s County, Inc., (CLS) is excited to announce the launch… Read More

Upcoming Estate Planning Clinics for Income Eligible Seniors – Ages 60 and Over

Tuesday, November 27, 2018, 10 AM – 3 PM Friendship Arms Apartments 5805 42nd Avenue,… Read More

Rent Court Attorney of the Day Program, Training & Stipend

CLS is seeking attorneys to provide same day representation to tenants in Rent Court for… Read More

Training: Representing Tenants in Prince George’s County Rent Court

CLS is co-hosting this training with PBRC to prepare attorneys to provide limited-scope representation to… Read More

CLS Welcomes Two New Staff Attorneys

CLS welcomes our two new staff attorneys Latavia S. Alexander and Kayla M. Williams. Latavia… Read More

Expungement Clinics Scheduled

Through our partnering with several agencies, CLS continues to hold expungement events. We held two… Read More

Recent Successes

We completed our final report to the Maryland Legal Services Corporation, one of our main… Read More

Rent Court / Volunteer Lawyer of the Day coming to the Prince George’s District Court in Hyattsville

CLS will provide same-day free legal representation to tenants in failure to pay rent hearings.… Read More

CLS Welcomes New Officers and Board Members, Adds New Effort to Save Tenants from Unlawful Evictions for Unpaid Rent

Community Legal Services of Prince George’s County, Inc. (CLS), is proud to announce our new… Read More

Public Service Announcement Regarding CLS Services on Fiesta Radio Station 1390AM

Listen to the Community Legal Services public services annoucement on Fiesta Radio Station, 1390 AM [audio… Read More

A few of our CLS staff and board members recently had the privilege of attending the 26th Annual Maryland Hispanic Bar Association Gala! See MoreSee Less

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Congratulations are in order for our Deputy Director, Nora Eidelman! 🎉

Nora was recently appointed by the Prince George’s County Executive to serve as Chair of the Human Relations Commission. This commission is is the county’s civil and human rights education and enforcement agency.

She was also awarded the William L. Marbury Outstanding Advocate Award by Maryland Legal Services Corporation, an award given to someone who is not an attorney yet has demonstrated outstanding service representing the civil legal needs of low-income Marylanders or expanding access to justice. See MoreSee Less

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CLS Staff Attorney, Latavia Alexander, giving a presentation on our services at Seniors Day for the city of College Park! See MoreSee Less

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Latest News

Failure to Pay Rent Tenant Representation Program

Community Legal Services of Prince George’s County, Inc., (CLS) is excited to announce the launch of its Failure to Pay Rent Tenant Representation Program, which… Read More

Attorney Spotlight

Edy Lawson-Jackson

Our Volunteer Attorney of the Month is Edy Lawson-Jackson, E. A. Lawson-Jackson & Associates “I had a child custody hearing on July 12th that turned… Read More

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