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Who We Are

Mission Statement

To Educate , Represent And Empower Low Income Members Of The Princee George’s County Community Regarding Civil Legal Matters.

About Us

Community Legal Services (CLS) of Prince George’s County, Inc., is a non-profit organization established to provide quality civil legal services to low-income residents in Prince George’s County.

The services are provided by the lawyers of Prince George’s County and by professional staff. With the help of volunteer and staff attorneys, we provide brief legal advice, free or reduced fee legal representation, and legal education to low-income residents of Prince George’s County.

We provide assistance in matters involving: divorce, custody, child support, visitation, domestic violence, guardianship, unpaid wages, foreclosure, bankruptcy and other non-fee generating cases.

Organized under 501(C)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, CLS qualifies as a tax-exempt charitable organization and donations are always welcome. CLS operates in a very cost effective manner, with grants from a dozen generous foundations and receives gifts and contributions from the legal and business communities, as well as from private individuals.

Directors

Executive Director Deputy Director
Jessica A. Quincosa, Esq. Nora C. Eidelman

 

Legal Assistants

Neal T. Conway Chief Financial Officer 
Flor Ceron

Family Law Lawyer Referral Legal Assistant - Interviews clients, determines client eligibility, and matches clients with volunteer attorneys. 

 Corelle M. Anderson  Family Law Lawyer Referral Paralegal- Interviews clients, determines client eligibility, and matches clients with volunteer attorneys. Assists staff attorneys with cases. 
Sharon Hermandez Self-Represented Family Law Clinic legal assistant in the Upper Marlboro Courthouse- Assists clients at our brief advice clinic
Michael Udejiofor Legal Assistant Foreclosure Preventation Program legal assistant - Interviews clients, determines client eligibility, and matches clients with volunteer attorneys. Operates bankruptcy program and assists in our Suitland Clinic.
Priscilla Henderson Legal Assistant Foreclosure Preventation Program legal assistant - interviews clients, determines eligibility and matches clients with volunteer attorneys.
   

Attorneys

Norah Sloss, Esq. Domestic Violence Wellness Program Staff Attorney Operates the Domestic Violence Wellness Program providing advice and represenation to survivors of Domestic Violence
Catrina C. Aquilino, Esq.  Latino Legal Access Program Staff Attorney Operates the Latino Community Family Law Project and  the Workers’ Rights Program in our Langley Park Clinic.
John Gabel, Esq. Foreclosure Prevention Staff Attorney Provides advice at our Foreclosure Clinic and support for Foreclosure Program
Darlene Wright Powell, Esq. Courthouse Clinic Staff Attorney Provides advice in our Courthouse Family Law Clinic and  operates our Suitland Family Law Clinic. 
Harold Boyd, Esq. Courthouse Clinic Staff Attorney Provides advice to clients in our Courthouse Family Law Clinic
Alicia Lewis, Esq. Courthouse Clinic Staff Attorney Provides advice to clients in our Courthouse Family Law Clinic