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Self Help Office

Courts Building
401 Bosley Avenue
Room 101, First Floor
Towson, Maryland 21204

Hours of Operation




8:30 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m.


8:30 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m.


8:30 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m.


8:30 a.m. to noon and 1 to 5:30 p.m.


8:30 a.m. to noon and 12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.

The office is closed for lunch from noon to 1 p.m. Monday through Thursday and noon to 12:30 p.m. on Friday.

A full-time Paralegal staffs the Self Help Office. The office assists parties in filling out forms in domestic cases. The office does not provide legal advice to parties.

The office provides assistance on a first-come, first-served basis to those parties who are representing themselves. The office does not provide assistance over the telephone. There are no charges for the assistance, however, there are charges to file and serve your petition. You are responsible for filing and serving any petitions. If you would like to receive assistance, visit the Self Help Office during the above times. An appointment is not necessary. 

Family law forms may be obtained at the Law Library, the Clerk’s Office or on the Maryland Judiciary's website.  

Revised January 5, 2016

Revised April 6, 2016         


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