Providing zealous, effective, ethical representation

to indigent people accused of crimes.





The Central Office is the administrative arm of the agency. It provides executive leadership to the Circuit Public Defender offices, communications and human resources.


To ensure that Georgia's indigent-defense team has the guidance and support necessary to provide effective and zealous client representation.

Core Values:

Stewarding public funds

Empowering the public defense team to pursue justice

Recognizing our key role making vigorous advocacy possible

Valuing each client

Investing in our employees

Creatively solving problems

Exceeding expectations

Contact Central Office

270 Washington Street, #6079
Atlanta, GA 30334
Phone: (404) 795-2440
Toll Free: (800) 676-4432