Burnet Public Defender Records Search

See Burnet, TX Public Defenders and search free public defenders records. Public defenders are attorneys hired by the court to represent individuals who cannot afford legal representation.

List of Burnet Public Defenders

Texas State Public Defenders Office 1008 N Water St Burnet TX 78611 512-234-3077

Find Burnet Public Defender Records

The Burnet Public Defender's Office keep records on cases, including trial records, investigation reports, and certain financial documents in Burnet, TX. Some of these Burnet public records are available upon request.

Records available from the Burnet Public Defender's Office

Public Defenders in Burnet maintain files on every individual they are assigned to represent. This includes case files, investigation reports, indigence determination records, and more. Some of these public records can be requested from Public Defenders.

Confidential Records in Burnet

Some Burnet Public Defender records, including case files, contain information that falls under attorney-client privilege. These records may not be available to the Burnet public. The rules vary by location, but in most places you cannot obtain case files and other records that are privileged according to Texas State law. If you request a record that contains confidential information, the Burnet Public Defender's office may be willing to provide a redacted copy.

Clients of the Burnet Public Defender's Office always have a right to receive copies of their own case files. These are not considered Burnet public records requests because the case file is the property of the client.

Burnet Financial Records

Public Defenders also maintain financial records that document payments made by the Burnet, Texas Government for retaining the services of a Public Defender. These financial records are open to the Burnet 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 Burnet. These requests can be made directly to the Burnet Public Defender. In some cases, the Public Defender's office may provide online request forms.

Contact the Burnet Public Defender

You can request records from the Public Defender's Office in several ways including contacting the Burnet Office's Records Department and making requests through the Public Defender's website. You may also contact the Burnet Public Defender directly by email or telephone.