Where to go to file for custody?
The Circuit Court for Baltimore City is located at 111 N. Calvert Street, Courthouse East, Baltimore, MD 21202. The family division is located in Room 109.
The Circuit Court accepts Complaints filed for Custody, which when accepted, will begin the custody case. The Court requires a filing fee to initiate a custody case. If you can not afford the filing fee, you may request a waiver of the filing fee. List of Filing Fees
Process for a Family Law Case in Circuit Court for Baltimore City
- Complaint Filed
- Summons Issued
- No Answer
- Co-Parenting Seminars
- Scheduling Conference
- Court Ordered Settlement Conference
- Pendente Lite Hearing
- Pre-Trial Conference