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Public defender (United States) - Wikipedia


In the United States, a public defender is a lawyer appointed to represent people who cannot .... In addition to clerical staff, defender offices may employ investigators, social workers, and forens...

Defender Services | United States Courts


Federal public defender organizations are federal entities, and their staffs are federal employees. The chief federal public defender is appointed to a four-year ...

Public Defender - County of Sonoma


The Public Defender has the mandated responsibility of defending any person who is not ... of any contempt or offense triable in the superior or municipal courts.

Office of Public Defense - King County


Aug 15, 2014 ... DPD (previously the Office of Public Defense) is a new department ... It currently has four divisions, each with its own staff of public defenders, investigators, ... public defender, as are children facing contempt of court in truancy ...

Mission - Los Angeles County Public Defender


The Offices of the Los Angeles County Public Defender has offices in 39 ... 17 psychiatric social workers, and a clerical/secretarial staff of approximately 150.

Public Defender's Office - County of Santa Barbara


Santa Barbara County Public Defender Office ... Conservatorships; Drug Court; Specialty Court; Parole Re-entry Court. As public employees and representatives of the County of Santa Barbara, we value integrity, respect for our customers and  ...

Public Defender's Office - Washoe County


Wainwright, that the United States Supreme Court finally required that state courts ... in 1969 and had a staff of 3 Attorneys, one Investigator, and 3 Support Staff. ... The Washoe County Public Defender's Office represents indigent persons in ...

Mecklenburg County - Public Defender - The North Carolina Court ...


Menu Employees ... The Public Defender represents persons charged with criminal offenses who cannot afford to hire a private attorney. ... Attorneys in the Public Defender's Office handle misdemeanor and felony trials and represent ...

Dallas County Public Defender


Wainwright, 371 U.S. 335 (1963), the U. S. Supreme Court required that states ... The Dallas County Public Defender's Office has been providing effective legal ... Our attorneys also staff and represent defendants who participate in each of the ...

Public Defender - Stanislaus County


Office of the Public Defender of Stanislaus County. ... Employees ... as Trial Lawyer of the year by the Tulare County Trial Lawyers Association in 1990.

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Office of the Public Defender - State of New Jersey


Three OPD Employees Recognized at Annual JDAI All-Sites Conference · OPD to ... OPD Opens New Offices for Middlesex Trial Region and Law Guardian ... The New Jersey State Office of the Public Defender is committed to providing first  ...

About the Office of the Public Defender - Fulton County


The Office of Public Defender, Atlanta Judicial Circuit (formerly the Fulton County Public ... A minimum of two staff counsel are assigned per division of court to ...

FAQS-Getting A Lawyer - Los Angeles County Public Defender


... County office is able ... then the court would ...