08205 Public Defender Office

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Atlantic City Public Defender 1300 Atlantic Avenue Atlantic NJ 08401 8.4 miles from 08205 609-441-3487


New Jersey State Public Defender 5914 Main Street Hamilton NJ 08330 14.8 miles from 08205 609-625-9111

New Jersey State Public Defender 201 South Main Street Cape May Court House NJ 08210 34.1 miles from 08205 609-465-3101

New Jersey State Public Defender 20 Clementon Road East Gibbsboro NJ 08026 36.7 miles from 08205 856-346-8020

New Jersey Public Defender 100 High Street Mount Holly NJ 08060 39.7 miles from 08205 609-518-3060

Bridgeton Public Defender 14-16 East Commerce Street Bridgeton NJ 08302 41.9 miles from 08205 856-453-1568

Haddon Township Public Defender 101 Haddon Avenue Haddon NJ 08108 43.6 miles from 08205 856-614-3500

New Jersey State Public Defender 65 Newton Avenue Woodbury NJ 08096 44.5 miles from 08205 856-853-4188

New Jersey State Public Defender 25 Market Street Trenton NJ 08611 53.2 miles from 08205 609-292-7087

Salem Public Defender 199 East Broadway Salem NJ 08079 54.4 miles from 08205 856-935-2212

New Jersey State Public Defender 7 Broad Street Freehold NJ 07728 54.6 miles from 08205 732-308-4320

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About Public Defender Offices

What is the difference between a Public Defender and a Court-Appointed Lawyer?

Public Defenders are essentially employees of a public agency whose mission is to represent indigent defendants. Court-Appointed Lawyers are private practice attorneys that are contracted to provide representation to indigent defendants. Court-Appointed Lawyers may be utilized in cases where the Public Defender does not have the capacity to take on additional cases or where there is a potential conflict of interest for the Office of Public Defenders. Sometimes, the term Court-Appointed Lawyer is used to refer to both Public Defenders and private practice attorneys.

What are Community Defender Organizations?

Community Defender Organizations are non-profit defense counsel organizations that are funded by the federal judiciary. They provide legal representation to the poor as an alternative to Federal Public Defender Offices in some U.S. Districts.

How does a defendant qualify for a Public Defender's representation?

The court will determine whether a defendant qualifies based on their income level. The defendant may be required to provide financial documents and cost estimates from one or more attorneys in order to demonstrate an inability to afford representation.