See Laredo, 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.
Webb County Public Defenders Office 1110 Washington Street Laredo TX 78040 956-523-4101
The Laredo Public Defender's Office keep records on cases, including trial records, investigation reports, and certain financial documents in Laredo, TX. Some of these Laredo public records are available upon request.Records available from the Laredo Public Defender's Office
Public Defenders in Laredo maintain files on every individual they are assigned to represent. This includes Webb County case files, investigation reports, indigence determination records, and more. Some of these Webb County public records can be requested from Public Defenders.Confidential Records in Laredo
Some Laredo Public Defender records, including case files, contain information that falls under attorney-client privilege. These records may not be available to the Laredo 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 Laredo Public Defender's office may be willing to provide a redacted copy.
Clients of the Laredo Public Defender's Office always have a right to receive copies of their own case files. These are not considered Laredo public records requests because the case file is the property of the client.Laredo Financial Records
Public Defenders also maintain financial records that document payments made by the Laredo, Texas Government for retaining the services of a Public Defender. These financial records are open to the Laredo 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 Laredo. These requests can be made directly to the Laredo Public Defender. In some cases, the Public Defender's office may provide online request forms.Contact the Laredo Public Defender
You can request records from the Public Defender's Office in several ways including contacting the Laredo Office's Records Department and making requests through the Public Defender's website. You may also contact the Laredo Public Defender directly by email or telephone.