Law Office of the Public Defender

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The Law Office of the Pennington County Public Defender is appointed by the courts of Pennington County to represent all indigent persons who by law are entitled to be represented by an attorney in the proceeding in which they are involved.  The attorneys in the Public Defender's Office primarily represent adults and juveniles charged with crimes.  Our attorneys also represent persons for mental and alcohol commitments, other juvenile court proceedings, and appeals and post-conviction proceedings.