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A public defender is an attorney appointed to represent people who cannot afford to hire one. .... Other courts may appoint private lawyers who have agreed to represent indigent defendants, with appointment being either on a contractual basis, ...

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If you're facing criminal charges and are unable to afford a private defense attorney, you may qualify for a court-appointed lawyer. After all, one of the ...

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If you've been charged with a criminal offense and lack the resources to hire legal representation, you may be entitled to a court-appointed attorney. The right to ...

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Apr 19, 2018 ... A court appointed attorney generally needs to be requested at the arraignment when the charges are brought against the defendant.

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Most criminal defendants are represented by court-appointed lawyers who are paid by the government. Paradoxically, the biggest reason that most defendants ...

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Then he saw a young looking attorney in khakis and a blazer. Darnell assumed that was his court-appointed attorney. But the judge called his name, and an ...

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Before You Fire Your Court-Appointed Lawyer. By Thomas Seigel, Attorney and Former Federal Prosecutor. Court-appointed lawyers aren't automatically less ...

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Working with a Public Defender or Court-Appointed Attorney ... Most of the time, public defenders or other appointed counsel provide exceptional service to their  ...

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How to Get a Court Appointed Attorney. In the United States, if you have been charged with a crime and cannot afford to hire a private defense attorney, ...