Trainings for Attorneys



Community Law Center offered a training on Liquor Laws for Maryland attorneys interested in representing community associations in front of the Board of Liquor License Commissioners for Baltimore City. To access this training, click here.     


Advising New Nonprofits & Community Organizations in Maryland

View the training via WEBCAST through Pro Bonon Resources Center:

This training is designed for attorneys, law students, and recent law school grads, with little or no experience, to learn the process of applying for 501(c)(3) tax exemption. The training includes materials and instruction on how to work with small, volunteer-run nonprofit clients, drafting and advising on bylaws and conflict of interest policies for small nonprofits, incorporation as a nonstock corporation, applying for recognition of 501(c)(3) tax exempt status and updates to the IRS Form 1023 and 1023-EZ, and advising nonprofits on ongoing legal compliance.  Participants must agree to accept 1 pro bono nonprofit case from Community Law Center within 1 year of training.

Co-Sponsored by:
Pro Bono Resource Center of Maryland, DLA Piper (US), and Community Law Center

Questions? Contact Kiah Pierre at or 443-703-3046.

If you are interested in hosting a Nonprofit Law training at your law firm, please contact Shana Roth-Gormley, Esq. at Community Law Center (410) 366-0922 x 118.  Thank you!