See Jasper, AL Public Defenders and search free public defenders records. Public defenders are attorneys hired by the court to represent individuals who cannot afford legal representation.
Walker County Public Defenders Office 375 19th Street West Jasper AL 35501 205-221-4776
The Jasper Public Defender's Office keep records on cases, including trial records, investigation reports, and certain financial documents in Jasper, AL. Some of these Jasper public records are available upon request.Records available from the Jasper Public Defender's Office
Public Defenders in Jasper maintain files on every individual they are assigned to represent. This includes Walker County case files, investigation reports, indigence determination records, and more. Some of these Walker County public records can be requested from Public Defenders.Confidential Records in Jasper
Some Jasper Public Defender records, including case files, contain information that falls under attorney-client privilege. These records may not be available to the Jasper public. The rules vary by location, but in most places you cannot obtain case files and other records that are privileged according to Alabama State law. If you request a record that contains confidential information, the Jasper Public Defender's office may be willing to provide a redacted copy.
Clients of the Jasper Public Defender's Office always have a right to receive copies of their own case files. These are not considered Jasper public records requests because the case file is the property of the client.Jasper Financial Records
Public Defenders also maintain financial records that document payments made by the Jasper, Alabama Government for retaining the services of a Public Defender. These financial records are open to the Jasper 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 Jasper. These requests can be made directly to the Jasper Public Defender. In some cases, the Public Defender's office may provide online request forms.Contact the Jasper Public Defender
You can request records from the Public Defender's Office in several ways including contacting the Jasper Office's Records Department and making requests through the Public Defender's website. You may also contact the Jasper Public Defender directly by email or telephone.