Montgomery Public Defender Records Search

See Montgomery, 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.

List of Montgomery Public Defenders

Alabama State Public Defenders Office 631 S Perry St Montgomery AL 36104 334-265-1783

Find Montgomery Public Defender Records

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

Records available from the Montgomery Public Defender's Office

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

Confidential Records in Montgomery

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

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

Montgomery Financial Records

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

Contact the Montgomery Public Defender

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