Nephi Public Defender Records Search

See Nephi UT Public Defenders and search free public defenders records. Public defenders are attorneys hired by the court to represent individuals who cannot afford legal representation.

Utah County Public Defenders Office Ste 206, 51 S University Ave Provo UT 84601 37.5 miles from Nephi 801-852-1070

Find Nephi Public Defender Records

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

Records available from the Nephi Public Defender's Office

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

Confidential Records in Nephi

Some Nephi Public Defender records, including case files, contain information that falls under attorney-client privilege. These records may not be available to the Nephi public. The rules vary by location, but in most places you cannot obtain case files and other records that are privileged according to Utah State law. If you request a record that contains confidential information, the Nephi Public Defender's office may be willing to provide a redacted copy.

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

Nephi Financial Records

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

Contact the Nephi Public Defender

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