Union County Public Defender Records Search

See Union County, AR 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 Union County Public Defenders

Union County Public Defenders Office Ste 402, 101 N Washington Ave El Dorado AR 71730 870-881-4055

Find Union County Public Defender Records

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

Records available from the Union County Public Defender's Office

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

Confidential Records in Union County

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

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

Union County Financial Records

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

Contact the Union County Public Defender

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