5he Maryland Center for Legal Assistance, LLC, (MCLA), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Maryland Legal Aid, announces the availability of a supervising attorney position at the District Court Self-Help Resource Center in Salisbury, Maryland. Job Description: The supervising attorney's primary responsibility is to manage and supervise legal and administrative staff at the District Court Self-Help Resource Center in Salisbury, Maryland. This includes supervision of and provision of legal assistance to self-represented litigants regarding civil cases before the Circuit and District Courts of Maryland, including Landlord and Tenant Matters, Family Law Matters (divorce, custody, child support, and guardianship), Civil Claims, Expungement and Shielding of Records, Consumer Matters; Return of Property; Domestic Violence/Peace Orders; and Foreclosure. Legal services to self-represented litigants will occur via walk-in assistance, phone calls, and live chat assistance, or as requested by the Court. In addition to supervising legal and administrative work, the supervising attorney will collaborate with District Court clerks, judges and Administrative Office of the Courts staff to ensure effective and efficient operation of the District Court Self-Help Resource Center.
Hours and Location: While this position is primarily located at the District Court Self-Help Resource Center in Salisbury, MD, the supervising attorney will be called upon to staff and support the Maryland Courts Self-Help Center in Annapolis as well as the District Court Self-Help Centers in Glen Burnie, Baltimore City, Upper Marlboro, Salisbury and Frederick. The supervisor's primary hours are 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, in Salisbury, Maryland. At times, however, supervising and staffing of the Maryland Courts Self-Help Center's evening hours (4:30-8:00pm, Monday through Friday) will also be required. Apply online with an updated résumé and cover letter at or copy this URL , or click here. Category: Legal , Keywords: Attorney