About Assigned Counsel
The Department of Assigned Counsel provides and administers public defense services that assure eligible people receive professional and effective representation.
- Mission: Provide and administer a public defense delivery system that assures eligible people receive professional and effective representation while efficiently utilizing public resources.
- Vision: Professional advocacy protecting our
clients’ constitutional rights while expanding options and improving access to
behavioral health, housing, and job training, creating opportunities to become a contributing member
of our community.