Who We Are

A Public Defender is a lawyer who works for the Public Defender's Office. You may be appointed a lawyer to represent you in your criminal case if you do not have enough money to hire one. The lawyer who is appointed to your case may work for the Public Defender's Office or may be a private attorney appointed to you by the court.


Chief Public Defender


Office Staff

  1. Herlinda Escajeda

    Herlinda Escajeda

    Office Assistant IV

  1. Cynthia Bavousette

    Cynthia Bavousette

    Office Assistant IV

  1. Stacey Eure

    Stacey Eure

    Office Assistant IV


Appellate Public Defenders

  1. Michael Robbins

    Michael Robbins

    Appellate Public Defender

  1. Dean Diachin

    Dean Diachin

    Appellate Public Defender


Assistant Public Defenders

  1. Brian O'Donnell

    Brian O'Donnell

    Assistant Public Defender

  1. Erica Dominguez

    Erica Dominguez

    Assistant Public Defender

  1. Sandra Casias

    Sandra Casias

    Assistant Public Defender

  1. Stephanie Brown

    Stephanie Brown

    First Assistant Public Defender

  1. Kevin McManus

    Kevin McManus

    Assistant Public Defender

  1. Beatriz Robles

    Beatriz Robles

    Assistant Public Defender

  1. Andre Turner

    Andre Turner

    Assistant Public Defender