21144 Public Defender Office

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Mary Land State Public Defender 6 Saint Paul Street Baltimore MD 21202 12.1 miles from 21144 410-767-8460

Maryland Public Defender 6411 Ivy Lane Greenbelt MD 20770 14.0 miles from 21144 301-344-0600

Prince George's County Public Defender 4990 Rhode Island Avenue Hyattsville MD 20781 18.5 miles from 21144 301-699-2760

Baltimore County Public Defender 200 Washington Avenue Towson MD 21204 19.5 miles from 21144 410-324-8900

Prince George's County Public Defender 14735 Main Street Upper Marlboro MD 20772 21.4 miles from 21144 301-952-2100

Washington Public Defender 500 Indiana Avenue Northwest Washington DC 20001 24.1 miles from 21144 202-824-2830

Montgomery County Public Defender 199 East Montgomery Avenue Rockville MD 20850 25.5 miles from 21144 240-777-7058

Arlington Public Defender 2300 North Clarendon Boulevard Arlington VA 22201 27.2 miles from 21144 703-875-1111

Alexandria Public Defender Ste 200, 132 N Royal St Alexandria VA 22314 29.4 miles from 21144 703-746-4477

Chestertown Public Defender 115 Court Street Chestertown MD 21620 33.4 miles from 21144 410-778-0809

Harford County Public Defender 2 South Bond Street Bel Air MD 21014 33.5 miles from 21144 410-836-4880

Westminster Public Defender Ste PD, 101 N Court St Westminster MD 21157 35.3 miles from 21144 410-871-3636

Virginia State Public Defender 4103 Chain Bridge Road Fairfax VA 22030 38.9 miles from 21144 703-934-5600

Talbot County Public Defender 301 Bay Street Easton MD 21601 39.7 miles from 21144 410-820-6100

Calvert County Public Defender 200 Duke Street Prince Frederick MD 20678 40.5 miles from 21144 410-535-8810

Maryland State Public Defender 200 Kent Avenue La Plata MD 20646 43.8 miles from 21144 301-539-7370

Frederick County Public Defender 100 West Patrick Street Frederick MD 21701 44.2 miles from 21144 301-600-1988

Denton Public Defender 110 Franklin Street Denton MD 21629 48.1 miles from 21144 410-479-5756

Cambridge Public Defender 310 Gay Street Cambridge MD 21613 49.9 miles from 21144 410-221-2570

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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.