See Kenai, AK Public Defenders and search free public defenders records. Public defenders are attorneys hired by the court to represent individuals who cannot afford legal representation.
Kenai Public Defenders Office Ste 390, 130 Trading Bay Rd Kenai AK 99611 907-283-3129
The Kenai Public Defender's Office keep records on cases, including trial records, investigation reports, and certain financial documents in Kenai, AK. Some of these Kenai public records are available upon request.Records available from the Kenai Public Defender's Office
Public Defenders in Kenai maintain files on every individual they are assigned to represent. This includes Kenai Peninsula Borough case files, investigation reports, indigence determination records, and more. Some of these Kenai Peninsula Borough public records can be requested from Public Defenders.Confidential Records in Kenai
Some Kenai Public Defender records, including case files, contain information that falls under attorney-client privilege. These records may not be available to the Kenai public. The rules vary by location, but in most places you cannot obtain case files and other records that are privileged according to Alaska State law. If you request a record that contains confidential information, the Kenai Public Defender's office may be willing to provide a redacted copy.
Clients of the Kenai Public Defender's Office always have a right to receive copies of their own case files. These are not considered Kenai public records requests because the case file is the property of the client.Kenai Financial Records
Public Defenders also maintain financial records that document payments made by the Kenai, Alaska Government for retaining the services of a Public Defender. These financial records are open to the Kenai 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 Kenai. These requests can be made directly to the Kenai Public Defender. In some cases, the Public Defender's office may provide online request forms.Contact the Kenai Public Defender
You can request records from the Public Defender's Office in several ways including contacting the Kenai Office's Records Department and making requests through the Public Defender's website. You may also contact the Kenai Public Defender directly by email or telephone.