How to apply for a court-appointed attorney:
Please come to the office of the Circuit Public Defender to complete an application form (see form below) to apply for a court-appointed attorney. There is no longer an application fee. Please bring proof of income when you come to apply. Please read “Client Responsibilities” below to understand what will be required if the Court appoints a public defender to represent you in your felony case.
For additional information, please refer to the Ga. Public Defender Standards Council website: www.gpdsc.com.