Virginia Juvenile Defenders

Court-Appointed Attorneys

For a list of certified juvenile Court Appointed Attorneys in Virginia, click here.

Public Defender Offices

For the most up to date contact information for each office, visit the Virginia Indigent Defense Commission website.

Alexandria
132 N. Royal Street, Ste. 200 Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 746-4477 Phone
(703) 838-6483 Fax
Melinda Douglas, Public Defender
Mdouglas@alexandriava.gov

Arlington
2300 Clarendon Blvd., Ste. 201 Arlington, VA 22201
(703) 875-1111 Phone
(703) 875-0174 Fax
Matthew Foley, Public Defender
mfoley@arl.idc.virginia.gov

Bedford
202 North Bridge Street
Bedford, VA 24523
(540) 586-7977 Phone
(540) 586-7990 Fax
Webster Hogeland, Public Defender
whogeland@bed.idc.virginia.gov

Charlottesville
409 Third Street, NE Charlottesville, VA 22902
(434) 951-6300 Phone
(434) 951-6444 Fax
James Hingeley, Public Defender
jhingeley@cha.idc.virginia.gov

Chesapeake
524 Albemarle Drive, Ste. 1 Chesapeake, VA 23322
(757) 382-0098 Phone
(757) 382-0096 Fax
Kathleen Ortiz, Public Defender
kortiz@che.idc.virginia.gov

Danville
326 Masonic Building
105 South Union Street Danville, VA 24541
(434) 791-5306 Phone
(434) 791-5311 Fax
Joseph Schenk, Public Defender
jschenk@dan.idc.virginia.gov

Fairfax
4103 Chain Bridge Road, Ste. 500 Fairfax, VA 22030
(703) 934-5600 Phone
(703) 934-5160 Fax
Todd Petit, Public Defender
tpetit@fai.idc.virginia.gov

Franklin
223 N. Main Street
Franklin, VA 23851
(757) 562-0665 Phone
(757) 562-7689 Fax
Peter Economou, Public Defender
peconomou@fra.idc.virginia.gov

Fredericksburg
2300 Fall Hill Avenue, Ste. 300 Fredericksburg, VA 22401 (540) 899-4814 Phone
(540) 372-3599 Fax
Allen Bareford, Public Defender
abareford@fre.idc.virginia

Halifax
120 Edmunds Boulevard Halifax, VA 24558
(434) 476-4139 Phone
(434) 476-4140 Fax
Buddy Ward, Public Defender
bward@hal.idc.virginia.gov

Hampton
12 West Queens Way Hampton, VA 23669
(757) 727-4744 Phone
(757) 727-4743 Fax
Tom Watkins, Public Defender
twatkins@ham.idc.virginia.gov

Leesburg
3 East Market Street
Leesburg, VA 20176
(703) 771-2507 Phone
(703) 771-2517 Fax
Lorie O’Donnell, Public Defender
lodonnell@lee.idc.virginia.gov

Lynchburg
Allied Arts Building
725 Church Street, 8th Floor Lynchburg, VA 24504
(434) 947-2244 Phone
(434) 947-2386 Fax
Sharon Eimer, Public Defender
seimer@adm.idc.virginia.gov

Martinsville
10 East Main Street (24112) PO Drawer 31
Martinsville, VA 24114
(276) 666-2206 Phone
(276) 666-8929 Fax
Sandra Haley, Public Defender
shaley@mar.idc.virginia.gov

Newport News
2600 Washington Avenue, Ste. 105 Newport News, VA 23607
(757) 247-2034 Phone
(757) 247-2065 Fax
(757) 247-8005 Admin Fax Edward Webb, Public Defender
ewebb@new.idc.virginia.gov

Norfolk
125 St. Paul’s Boulevard, Ste. 600 Norfolk, VA 23510
(757) 314-2380 Phone
(757) 314-2382 Fax
Sherri Car, Public Defender
scar@nor.idc.virginia.gov

Petersburg
105 Marshall Street, 2nd Floor Petersburg, VA 23803
(804) 862-6286 Phone
(804) 862-6187 Fax
John Cobb, Public Defender
jcobb@pet.idc.virginia.gov

Portsmouth
One Guardian Court
POB 460
Portsmouth, VA 23705
(757) 396-6840 Phone
(757) 396-6988 Fax
Brenda Spry, Public Defender
bspry@por.idc.virginia.gov

Pulaski
58 N. Washington Avenue, Ste. 200 Pulaski, VA 24301
(540) 994-5008 Phone
(540) 994-5020 Fax
Cynthia Dodge, Public Defender
cdodge@pul.idc.virginia.gov

Richmond
701 E. Franklin Street, Ste. 600 Richmond, VA 23219
(804) 225-4330 Phone
(804) 371-4908 Fax
Susan Hansen, Public Defender
shansen@ric.idc.virginia.gov

Roanoke
210 First Street, SW, Ste. 420 Roanoke, VA 24011
(540) 857-7111 Phone
(540) 857-7096 Fax
John Varney, Public Defender
jvarney@roa.idc.virginia.gov

Staunton
20 Byers Street
Staunton, VA 24401
(540) 332-7845 Phone
(540) 332-7847 Fax
Peter Boatner, Public Defender
pboatner@sta.idc.virginia.gov

Suffolk
707 Gittings Street, Ste. 100 Suffolk, VA 23434
(757) 925-2489 Phone
(757) 925-2492 Fax
James Grandfield, Public Defender
jgrandfield@suf.idc.virginia.gov

Virginia Beach
2425 George Mason Drive POB 6160
Virginia Beach, VA 23456 (757) 427-6150 Phone
(757) 427-6151 Fax
Peter Legler, Virginia Beach
plegler@vir.idc.virginia.gov

Warrenton
16 Horner Street
Warrenton, VA 20186
(540) 347-6390 Phone
(540) 347-6391 Fax
Lorie O’Donnell, Public Defender
lodonnell@war.idc.virginia.gov

Winchester
117 East Piccadilly Street, Ste. 300 Winchester, VA 22601
(540) 722-3540 Phone
(540) 722-7555 Fax
Timothy Coyne, Public Defender
tcoyne@win.idc.virginia.gov