A high sierra environment, Washoe County benefits from a variety of flora including pine trees
A high sierra environment, Washoe County benefits from a variety of flora including pine trees
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 Washoe County Public Defender's Office

Attorneys at Law

  Jeremy Bosler, Public Defender 

 

Criminal Justice Juvenile Justice

The Washoe County Public Defender's Office represents indigent persons in criminal cases and probation and parole hearings.

The Washoe County Public Defender's Office represents every child charged with a juvenile delinquent act or found to be a child in need of supervision unless a private attorney is hired.

Family Court Specialty Courts

The Washoe County Public Defender's Office represents indigent parents in child abuse/neglect cases where children are removed from their homes.

 

The Washoe County Public Defender's Office represents clients in five specialty courts in Washoe County. These include Adult DUI court, Adult Drug Court, Veteran's Court, Mental Health Court, and Diversion Court. NNAMHS (Northern Nevada Adult Mental Health Services) clients are also represented as part of our services.

The mission of the Washoe County Public Defender's Office is to protect and defend the rights of indigent people in Washoe County by providing them access to justice through professional legal representation.

"Standard of Excellence since 1969"

 

PROTECTING THE RIGHTS OF THE INDIVIDUAL FOR THE BENEFIT OF ALL