Nome Public Defender Records Search

See Nome, AK 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 Nome Public Defenders

Alaska State Public Defenders Office 221 W Front St Nome AK 99762 907-443-2281

Find Nome Public Defender Records

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

Records available from the Nome Public Defender's Office

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

Confidential Records in Nome

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

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

Nome Financial Records

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

Contact the Nome Public Defender

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