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 What is the starting salary for a public defender?

Answer The average starting salary for a public defender is about $47,235 per year, according to the results of a nationwide salary survey conducted in 2008 by NALP---the Association for Legal Career Prof... Read More »
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What is the job of a public defender?

A public defender is a lawyer assigned by the government to represent people who cannot afford their own lawyer. Public defenders are used at all court levels and are a right guaranteed to all peop... Read More »
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Public Defender Act?

First made effective on Jan. 1, 1969, the Public Defender Act is not only designed to protect those who can't afford legal counsel but also to provide guidelines for public defenders, according to ... Read More »
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Who appoints the public defender?

A public defender is a licensed attorney assigned to represent people charged with a crime who want legal representation, but cannot afford to hire a private attorney. Appointments vary by circuit.... Read More »
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How do i request a new public defender?

Review your current public defender’s experience and qualifications. Ask the public defender if she has represented previous clients accused of similar crimes. Inquire about possible strategies s... Read More »
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