The Bexar County Public Defender’s Office is authorized to represent indigent defendants in Bexar County, Texas charged with committing both felony and misdemeanor crimes.  In addition, our office handles the appeal of cases from all courts in Bexar County, Texas.  Cases are assigned to our office by appointment from the judges in the various courts in which we practice.  Our office has four departments including the Trial, Appellate, Mental Health and Central Magistration Divisions.  Each of these departments is designed to provide zealous, effective and dignified legal representation to accused who cannot afford legal counsel.

Michael Young
Chief Public Defender

Michael Robbins
Appellate Public Defender

Dean Diachin
Appellate Public Defender

Brian O’Donnell
  Assistant Public Defender

Amie Serrano
Assistant Public Defender

Juan Urbina
Assistant Public Defender

Andrew Fletcher
Assistant Public Defender

Erica Dominguez
Assistant Public Defender

Stephanie Brown

Assistant Public Defender

Lauren Kaufman
Assistant Public Defender

Paul Elizondo Tower
101 W. Nueva, Suite 310
San Antonio, Texas  78205
(210) 335-0701
(210) 335-0707 Fax
"In all criminal prosecutions, the accused shall enjoy the have the Assistance of Counsel for his defense"
                                                                                                                                                      United States Constitution, Amendment VI