Financial Screening

Public Defender Eligibility Screenings

If you have been charged with a crime involving possible incarceration, you may be eligible for public defender representation. 

The Office of Public Defense can provides legal services to individuals who have been determined as indigent or at poverty level.   The determination of indigency (based upon RCW 10.101) is made based upon several variables.  These variables may include income, public assistance, expenses, assets, as well as other criteria. 

NOW OFFERING PHONE SCREENINGS    
 ** NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY **


                                                


Screening Hours:   

8:30 am – 11:45 am and 1:00 pm to 3:45 pm
You must arrive or call our office within these times to be screened
Monday - Friday

(Closed Holidays)

Screening Location:   

Snohomish County Courthouse,  
3000 – Rockefeller                     
Everett, Washington                         
Room: C-103 (1st floor) 

Phone: 425-388-3500