The Spokane County Public Defender's Office provides effective representation to individuals entitled to but unable to afford legal counsel. The office's mission is to provide quality, professional, and independent representation of all clients appointed to the office.
Location and Hours:
Spokane County Public Defender
1033 W Gardner
Spokane, WA 99201
Fax: 509-477-2567 *
* There are over 60 attorneys in our office. If you send a fax, PLEASE name which attorney the fax is directed to.
Other Public Defenders: Some cases originally assigned to this office may be re-assigned to a completely separate Public Defender office, "Counsel for Defense" (also called CFD). That office is located on the 4th floor of the main courthouse annex. The phone number there is 509-477-4900.
There is metered parking located right outside our building.
Our office hours are 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, and 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. We are closed on holidays.
Office Departments and Contacts
|Director: Thomas Krzyminski
|Chief Deputy: Karen Lindholdt
|District Court Mental Health: Melissa Haney
|Veteran's Court: Steve Horst
|Dependency Supervisor: Jeff Leslie
|Civil Commitment contact: Amy Sullivan
|Drug Court contact: Rik Wallis
|Internship contact: Kari Reardon
|Office Manager: Julie Curtis
|Front Desk Main Number