MSBA continues to support our membership by bringing you the latest Administrative Orders and Covid-19 response plans for various jurisdictions. The latest updates from local courts can be found on the Maryland Judiciary’s website here.

The updates below reflect new guidelines on wearing face masks in courthouses, social distancing instructions, procedures for entry into the courthouse, policy updates on jury selection and jury trials, and remote hearing updates. As many courts are implementing these changes on July 1, 2021, please click through below for the latest information.

Baltimore City District Court – Administrative Order 2021-02

Baltimore City Circuit Court – Administrative Order 2021-05

Baltimore County Circuit Court – Covid-19 Updates and Guidance

Carroll County Circuit Court – Covid-19 Updates and Guidance

Harford County Circuit Court – Revised Covid-19 Protocol (revised 2021.06.22)

Montgomery County Circuit Court – Message Regarding Jury Trials (2021.06.24)

Washington County Circuit Court – Covid-19 Updates (updated 2021.06.17)

U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland – Amended Standing Order 2021-07 (2021.06.23)

D.C. Courts – Expansion of In-Person Services July 12, 2021