What kind of cases does the APD office handle?
The lawyers in the APD's office practice in several different courts. There are attorneys who defend adults and juveniles charged with every type of crime, from misdemeanor to murder. Some of the lawyers here work in the family court, representing parents whose children have been removed from the home and are in the care and custody of Washoe County. Lawyers also represent clients in District Court, Justice Court, and Specialty Courts. Specialty Courts include Drug, Diversion, DUI, Mental Health, Veteran's, Young Offender, MAT, CCP, and others.