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Frequently Asked Questions


What programs comprise the Franklin County Public Defender Office?
The Franklin County Public Defender office is comprised of the following departments:
- Municipal
- Juvenile
- Common Pleas
- Appellate

Is there a Public Defender in my county?


Reach us at

373 S. High St, 12th Floor,
Columbus, Ohio 43215
Phone: 614.525.3194

Municipal Interview hours:
1:30 - 3:30pm Tues,Weds,Thurs

Juvenile Interview hours:
1:30 - 4:00pm Tues, Thurs

Common Pleas & Appeals Interviews:
By appointment only