See New London 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 State Public Defenders Office 112 Broad St New London CT 06320 860-443-5356
Waterford Public Defenders Office 978 Hartford Tpke Waterford CT 06385 860-440-5870
The New London County Public Defender's Office keep records on cases, including trial records, investigation reports, and certain financial documents in New London County, CT. Some of these New London County public records are available upon request.Records available from the New London County Public Defender's Office
Public Defenders in New London County maintain files on every individual they are assigned to represent. This includes New London County case files, investigation reports, indigence determination records, and more. Some of these New London County public records can be requested from Public Defenders.Confidential Records in New London County
Some New London County Public Defender records, including case files, contain information that falls under attorney-client privilege. These records may not be available to the New London 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 London County Public Defender's office may be willing to provide a redacted copy.
Clients of the New London County Public Defender's Office always have a right to receive copies of their own case files. These are not considered New London County public records requests because the case file is the property of the client.New London County Financial Records
Public Defenders also maintain financial records that document payments made by the New London County, Connecticut Government for retaining the services of a Public Defender. These financial records are open to the New London 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 London County. These requests can be made directly to the New London County Public Defender. In some cases, the Public Defender's office may provide online request forms.Contact the New London County Public Defender
You can request records from the Public Defender's Office in several ways including contacting the New London County Office's Records Department and making requests through the Public Defender's website. You may also contact the New London County Public Defender directly by email or telephone.