How do I apply for a Public Defender?

Where is the Office of the Public Defender located?

What are the hours?

How do I qualify for Public Defender representation?

Does the Office of the Public Defender represent for summary charges (NT; TR)?

What is a Preliminary Hearing?

Do I need an attorney for a Preliminary Hearing?

Am I able to talk to a Public Defender before my Preliminary Hearing?

What is Miscellaneous Court?

How many times can my case be continued?

What is ARD?

If I was represented by a Public Defender on my original charges, am I automatically entitled to Public Defender representation at Probation and Parole Revocation Hearings?

What is the difference between Public Defenders and private attorneys?

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