Lubbock Public Defender Records Search

See Lubbock, 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.

List of Lubbock Public Defenders

Lubbock Public Defenders Office 916 Main St Lubbock TX 79401 806-775-5650

Find Lubbock Public Defender Records

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

Records available from the Lubbock Public Defender's Office

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

Confidential Records in Lubbock

Some Lubbock Public Defender records, including case files, contain information that falls under attorney-client privilege. These records may not be available to the Lubbock 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 Lubbock Public Defender's office may be willing to provide a redacted copy.

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

Lubbock Financial Records

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

Contact the Lubbock Public Defender

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