Public Defender Services

The Public Defender is responsible for ensuring that each client whose cause has been entrusted to a circuit public defender receives zealous, adequate, effective, timely, and ethical legal representation, consistent with the guarantees of the Constitution of the State of Georgia, the Constitution of the United States and the mandates of the Georgia Indigent Defense Act of 2003; to provide all such legal services in a cost-efficient manner, and to conduct that representation in such a way that the criminal justice system operates effectively to achieve justice.

Fill out the application linked below. We may contact you if we need additional details or to confirm information, so list a good phone number in your contact information. Once the application is complete, please email it to PDO Applications.

View the Public Defender Services Application.