MISSION

To provide independent, effective, high-quality representation to individual clients in the spirit of the Public Defender's Credo* and in compliance with the Rules of Professional Conduct. To work interdependently with other professionals in the courts and leaders in the executive, legislative and judicial branches, along with the citizens of the Commonwealth, to advance the interests of our indigent clients and improve the operation of the criminal justice system.

       * Public Defender's Credo:

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