Organization

Washington State Office of Public Defense

Olympia, WA | https://www.opd.wa.gov/
Joined in August 2018

About Us

The mission of the Washington State Office of Public Defense (OPD) is "to implement the constitutional and statutory guarantees of counsel and to ensure the effective and efficient delivery of indigent defense services funded by the state... ." RCW 2.70.005. Established by the Legislature in 1996, OPD is an independent agency of the judicial branch.

The mission of the Washington State Office of Public Defense (OPD) is "to implement the constitutional and statutory guarantees of counsel and to ensure the effective and efficient delivery of indigent defense services funded by the state…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Children & Youth
  • Crime & Safety
  • Legal Assistance

Location

  • 711 Capitol Way South
    Suite 106
    Olympia, WA 98501-1293