Georgia

Georgia Public Defender Standards Council

http://www.gpdsc.com

Who We Are

GPDSC is an independent agency within the judicial branch of State government created under the Georgia Indigent Defense Act of 2003. The office is responsible for assuring that adequate and effective legal representation is provided to Georgia's citizens, independent of political considerations or private interests. GPDSC sets professional standards and provides administrative support for the 49 defender circuit offices is Georgia.

How to Get Help

You can contact this organization by:

Contact Type
Phone
Phone Number
(404) 232-8900
Hours
Tuesday
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Wednesday
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Thursday
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Friday
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Documents

Please have all documents related to the matter you would like to discuss.


Who We Serve

Area(s)
  • Appling County
  • Atkinson County
  • Bacon County
  • Baker County
  • Baldwin County
  • Banks County
  • Barrow County
  • Bartow County
  • Ben Hill County
  • Berrien County
  • Bibb County
  • Bleckley County
  • Brantley County
  • Brooks County
  • Bryan County
  • Bulloch County
  • Burke County
  • Butts County
  • Calhoun County
  • Camden County
  • Candler County
  • Carroll County
  • Catoosa County
  • Charlton County
  • Chatham County
  • Chattahoochee County
  • Chattooga County
  • Cherokee County
  • Clarke County
  • Clay County
  • Clayton County
  • Clinch County
  • Cobb County
  • Coffee County
  • Colquitt County
  • Columbia County
  • Cook County
  • Coweta County
  • Crawford County
  • Crisp County
  • Dade County
  • Dawson County
  • Decatur County
  • DeKalb County
  • Dodge County
  • Dooly County
  • Dougherty County
  • Douglas County
  • Early County
  • Echols County
  • Effingham County
  • Elbert County
  • Emanuel County
  • Evans County
  • Fannin County
  • Fayette County
  • Floyd County
  • Forsyth County
  • Franklin County
  • Fulton County
  • Gilmer County
  • Glascock County
  • Glynn County
  • Gordon County
  • Grady County
  • Greene County
  • Gwinnett County
  • Habersham County
  • Hall County
  • Hancock County
  • Haralson County
  • Harris County
  • Hart County
  • Heard County
  • Henry County
  • Houston County
  • Irwin County
  • Jackson County
  • Jasper County
  • Jeff Davis County
  • Jefferson County
  • Jenkins County
  • Johnson County
  • Jones County
  • Lamar County
  • Lanier County
  • Laurens County
  • Lee County
  • Liberty County
  • Lincoln County
  • Long County
  • Lowndes County
  • Lumpkin County
  • Macon County
  • Madison County
  • Marion County
  • McDuffie County
  • McIntosh County
  • Meriwether County
  • Miller County
  • Mitchell County
  • Monroe County
  • Montgomery County
  • Morgan County
  • Murray County
  • Muscogee County
  • Newton County
  • Oconee County
  • Oglethorpe County
  • Paulding County
  • Peach County
  • Pickens County
  • Pierce County
  • Pike County
  • Polk County
  • Pulaski County
  • Putnam County
  • Quitman County
  • Rabun County
  • Randolph County
  • Richmond County
  • Rockdale County
  • Schley County
  • Screven County
  • Seminole County
  • Spalding County
  • Stephens County
  • Stewart County
  • Sumter County
  • Talbot County
  • Taliaferro County
  • Tattnall County
  • Taylor County
  • Telfair County
  • Terrell County
  • Thomas County
  • Tift County
  • Toombs County
  • Towns County
  • Treutlen County
  • Troup County
  • Turner County
  • Twiggs County
  • Union County
  • Upson County
  • Walker County
  • Walton County
  • Ware County
  • Warren County
  • Washington County
  • Wayne County
  • Webster County
  • Wheeler County
  • White County
  • Whitfield County
  • Wilcox County
  • Wilkes County
  • Wilkinson County
  • Worth County
Income Guidelines

The Georgia Public Defender Standards Council(GPDSC) is the state agency responsible for improving the criminal justice system for Georgia's poorest citizens. The Council's mission is to assure the provision of representation and to improve the quality of that representation for indigent persons who are charged in the criminal courts or who are parties to actions in the juvenile courts of Georgia. This agency does not provide direct representation.

Is this organization accessible by wheelchair?
YES
Does this organization provide access for the hearing impaired?
NO
Description of Services

Support to counties to help administer indigent defense programs.

General Contact Information

Address
Georgia Public Defender Standards Council
104 Marietta St., Suite 200 (map)
Atlanta, GA 30303
Phone
(404) 232-8900
Toll Free
(800) 676-4432
Fax
(404) 651-5706
Website
http://www.gpdsc.com