See Volusia County, FL Public Defenders and search free public defenders records. Public defenders are attorneys hired by the court to represent individuals who cannot afford legal representation.
Deland Public Defenders Office 101 North Alabama Avenue DeLand FL 32724 386-822-5770
Volusia County Public Defenders Office 124 North Riverside Drive New Smyrna Beach FL 32168 386-257-6000
Volusia County Public Defenders Office 251 N Ridgewood Ave Daytona Beach FL 32114 386-239-7730
The Volusia County Public Defender's Office keep records on cases, including trial records, investigation reports, and certain financial documents in Volusia County, FL. Some of these Volusia County public records are available upon request.Records available from the Volusia County Public Defender's Office
Public Defenders in Volusia County maintain files on every individual they are assigned to represent. This includes Volusia County case files, investigation reports, indigence determination records, and more. Some of these Volusia County public records can be requested from Public Defenders.Confidential Records in Volusia County
Some Volusia County Public Defender records, including case files, contain information that falls under attorney-client privilege. These records may not be available to the Volusia County public. The rules vary by location, but in most places you cannot obtain case files and other records that are privileged according to Florida State law. If you request a record that contains confidential information, the Volusia County Public Defender's office may be willing to provide a redacted copy.
Clients of the Volusia County Public Defender's Office always have a right to receive copies of their own case files. These are not considered Volusia County public records requests because the case file is the property of the client.Volusia County Financial Records
Public Defenders also maintain financial records that document payments made by the Volusia County, Florida Government for retaining the services of a Public Defender. These financial records are open to the Volusia 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 Volusia County. These requests can be made directly to the Volusia County Public Defender. In some cases, the Public Defender's office may provide online request forms.Contact the Volusia County Public Defender
You can request records from the Public Defender's Office in several ways including contacting the Volusia County Office's Records Department and making requests through the Public Defender's website. You may also contact the Volusia County Public Defender directly by email or telephone.