Public Defender

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About Us

Established October 1, 2019, the Office of the Jackson County Public Defender was created to provide indigent defense services in compliance with the Michigan Indigent Defense Act and the rules and standards created by the Michigan Indigent Defense Commission.

Our mission is to provide the accused of Jackson County with high quality and zealous representation. We serve our clients as advocates and the community at large by ensuring the rights and liberties of all are protected and respected by our court system.