El Dorado County Public Defender Records Search

See El Dorado County, CA 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 El Dorado County Public Defenders

EL Dorado County Public Defenders Office 1360 Johnson Blvd South Lake Tahoe CA 96150 530-573-3115

Placerville Public Defenders Office 630 Main St Placerville CA 95667 530-621-6440

Find El Dorado County Public Defender Records

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

Records available from the El Dorado County Public Defender's Office

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

Confidential Records in El Dorado County

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

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

El Dorado County Financial Records

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

Contact the El Dorado County Public Defender

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