See Brevard County, FL Public Defenders and search free public defenders records. Public defenders are attorneys hired by the court to represent individuals who cannot afford legal representation.
Brevard County Public Defenders Office 2725 Judge Fran Jamieson Way Melbourne FL 32940 321-617-7373
Brevard County Public Defenders Office Ste 1E, 400 South St Titusville FL 32780 321-617-7373
The Brevard County Public Defender's Office keep records on cases, including trial records, investigation reports, and certain financial documents in Brevard County, FL. Some of these Brevard County public records are available upon request.Records available from the Brevard County Public Defender's Office
Public Defenders in Brevard County maintain files on every individual they are assigned to represent. This includes Brevard County case files, investigation reports, indigence determination records, and more. Some of these Brevard County public records can be requested from Public Defenders.Confidential Records in Brevard County
Some Brevard County Public Defender records, including case files, contain information that falls under attorney-client privilege. These records may not be available to the Brevard County public. The rules vary by location, but in most places you cannot obtain case files and other records that are privileged according to Florida State law. If you request a record that contains confidential information, the Brevard County Public Defender's office may be willing to provide a redacted copy.
Clients of the Brevard County Public Defender's Office always have a right to receive copies of their own case files. These are not considered Brevard County public records requests because the case file is the property of the client.Brevard County Financial Records
Public Defenders also maintain financial records that document payments made by the Brevard County, Florida Government for retaining the services of a Public Defender. These financial records are open to the Brevard County public, and they can be requested from the Public Defender.Conflict of Interest Records
Public Defenders also file financial Conflict of Interest statements that can be requested through a public records request in Brevard County. These requests can be made directly to the Brevard County Public Defender. In some cases, the Public Defender's office may provide online request forms.Contact the Brevard County Public Defender
You can request records from the Public Defender's Office in several ways including contacting the Brevard County Office's Records Department and making requests through the Public Defender's website. You may also contact the Brevard County Public Defender directly by email or telephone.