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1033 West Gardner
Spokane, WA 99260
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Conflict Cases

Most felony cases presenting a conflict of interest for the Spokane County Public Defender's office are handled by a separate county agency; Counsel for Defense at 509-477-4900.

Felony cases which Counsel for Defense cannot handle are represented by private attorneys in Spokane, pursuant to a personal services contract. 

Misdemeanor cases which present a conflict are handled by the City of Spokane Public Defender at 509-835-5955. In very rare instances, private counsel will be hired to handle a conflict case.

Juvenile delinquency conflicts are handled by Counsel for Defense, above, or private attorneys.