See El Dorado, AR Public Defenders and search free public defenders records. Public defenders are attorneys hired by the court to represent individuals who cannot afford legal representation.
Union County Public Defenders Office Ste 402, 101 N Washington Ave El Dorado AR 71730 870-881-4055
The El Dorado Public Defender's Office keep records on cases, including trial records, investigation reports, and certain financial documents in El Dorado, AR. Some of these El Dorado public records are available upon request.Records available from the El Dorado Public Defender's Office
Public Defenders in El Dorado maintain files on every individual they are assigned to represent. This includes Union County case files, investigation reports, indigence determination records, and more. Some of these Union County public records can be requested from Public Defenders.Confidential Records in El Dorado
Some El Dorado Public Defender records, including case files, contain information that falls under attorney-client privilege. These records may not be available to the El Dorado public. The rules vary by location, but in most places you cannot obtain case files and other records that are privileged according to Arkansas State law. If you request a record that contains confidential information, the El Dorado Public Defender's office may be willing to provide a redacted copy.
Clients of the El Dorado Public Defender's Office always have a right to receive copies of their own case files. These are not considered El Dorado public records requests because the case file is the property of the client.El Dorado Financial Records
Public Defenders also maintain financial records that document payments made by the El Dorado, Arkansas Government for retaining the services of a Public Defender. These financial records are open to the El Dorado 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 El Dorado. These requests can be made directly to the El Dorado Public Defender. In some cases, the Public Defender's office may provide online request forms.Contact the El Dorado Public Defender
You can request records from the Public Defender's Office in several ways including contacting the El Dorado Office's Records Department and making requests through the Public Defender's website. You may also contact the El Dorado Public Defender directly by email or telephone.