See New Haven County, CT Public Defenders and search free public defenders records. Public defenders are attorneys hired by the court to represent individuals who cannot afford legal representation.
Connecticut Public Defenders Office 14 W River St Milford CT 06460 203-874-8857
Connecticut State Public Defenders Office 54 W Main St Meriden CT 06451 203-238-6135
Derby Public Defenders Office 106 Elizabeth St Derby CT 06418 203-735-8616
Hamden Public Defenders Office Fl 4, 2911 Dixwell Ave Hamden CT 06518 203-867-6150
New Haven Public Defenders Office 239 Whalley Ave New Haven CT 06511 203-786-0330
Waterbury Public Defenders Office 400 Grand St Waterbury CT 06702 203-236-8170
The New Haven County Public Defender's Office keep records on cases, including trial records, investigation reports, and certain financial documents in New Haven County, CT. Some of these New Haven County public records are available upon request.Records available from the New Haven County Public Defender's Office
Public Defenders in New Haven County maintain files on every individual they are assigned to represent. This includes New Haven County case files, investigation reports, indigence determination records, and more. Some of these New Haven County public records can be requested from Public Defenders.Confidential Records in New Haven County
Some New Haven County Public Defender records, including case files, contain information that falls under attorney-client privilege. These records may not be available to the New Haven County public. The rules vary by location, but in most places you cannot obtain case files and other records that are privileged according to Connecticut State law. If you request a record that contains confidential information, the New Haven County Public Defender's office may be willing to provide a redacted copy.
Clients of the New Haven County Public Defender's Office always have a right to receive copies of their own case files. These are not considered New Haven County public records requests because the case file is the property of the client.New Haven County Financial Records
Public Defenders also maintain financial records that document payments made by the New Haven County, Connecticut Government for retaining the services of a Public Defender. These financial records are open to the New Haven County 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 New Haven County. These requests can be made directly to the New Haven County Public Defender. In some cases, the Public Defender's office may provide online request forms.Contact the New Haven County Public Defender
You can request records from the Public Defender's Office in several ways including contacting the New Haven County Office's Records Department and making requests through the Public Defender's website. You may also contact the New Haven County Public Defender directly by email or telephone.