Welcome to the Office of the State Public Defender

The mission of the Office of the State Public Defender (OPD) is to provide effective professional legal services with equal access to quality client-centered representation.

OPD consists of 11 regions throughout the state including trial, conflict and appellate divisions, and maintains offices in approximately 15 cities around Montana. Click here to find the OPD office closest to you.

News & Meeting Notices:

June 2018 Newsletter

June 29, 2018 0 Comments

OPD Annual Conference

The 2018 Annual Conference is scheduled for Tuesday, October 16 and Wednesday, October 17 at the Holiday Inn in Missoula.

June 4, 2018 0 Comments

Changes to Contractor Rates

January 29, 2018 0 Comments