Legal Advice for Public Defender — 19 results
Written by attorney Jonathan Hackworth, almost 2 years ago.
This is a question every criminal defendant has asked. This is also a question that really hits close to home for our firm. Jon Hackworth served as an Assistant Public Defender in the Sixth... more
Written by attorney William Summers, about 4 years ago.
What does my Lawyer owe me?
Does a court appointed lawyer really defend their clients or to just simply, get along with the "System" and basically, not help them at all. Does the state pay... more
Written by attorney John M. Kaman, over 3 years ago.
In this era of budget crises and mass lay-offs of public workers, regardless of whether refusing a case for lack of resources is ethical or not it is being done. In San Francisco County the... more
Written by attorney Kevin Guyette, over 4 years ago.
YOU OR A LOVED ONE has been arrested, and assigned a public defender. You are worried: should I hire a private attorney ? Is this public defender going to get me off ? What are my chances ?... more
Written by attorney Michael Perry, over 5 years ago.
Plead Not Guilty If you have been charged with a crime, your case will be scheduled for an arraignment. At the arraignment, you will be asked by the judge how do you plea. Your answer... more
Written by attorney Dennis Dressler, about 3 years ago.
My PD is a (dump) truck. It seems like all he wants to do is plead me out. Why is that?
Perhaps your Pd is trying to te
Written by attorney Dennis Dressler, over 3 years ago.
Recently it has been suggested that if you should have to choose between spending your money on a street lawyer or a public defender, you should choose to sit in jail and get a street... more
Written by attorney Justin Strassburg, over 3 years ago.
In these tough economic times many people choose the services of a Public Defender. While Public Defenders are certainly qualified to defend your case, there are several advantages to... more
Written by attorney Benjamin Schaefer, about 11 hours ago.
Have you been charged with drunk in public, public swearing, or public intoxication? If you have, then read this guide before deciding whether to pay the fine. After all, Drunk in Public is... more
Written by attorney Ryan Rambudhan, 1 day ago.
Have you been charged with drunk in public, public swearing, or public intoxication? If you have, then read this guide before deciding whether to pay the fine. After all, Drunk in Public... more
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