The Rockdale County Public Defender’s Office is located in Conyers, Georgia. With one public defender appointed by the Chief Superior Court Judge, this public defender’s office serves the whole of Rockdale County. Rockdale County comes under the Rockdale Judicial Circuit in Georgia. The Public Defender’s Office handles criminal cases in State Court and Superior Court. Defendants with a juvenile case should contact Juvenile Court for assistance. The public defender does not handle civil cases and does not take traffic court cases. To determine if someone is eligible for assistance through the Public Defender’s Office, they must come in, in person, for assessment. Eligibility is determined by income. The roles and responsibilities of the Rockdale County Public Defender’s office are: providing legal representation, consultation, and advice to clients, representing clients through criminal investigative proceedings, creating a defense plan, doing investigative legal research, and interviewing the necessary clients and witnesses, working closely with clients, discussing relevant information and strategies. If you wish to have more information, please contact the The Rockdale County Public Defender’s Office by accessing the contact information listed here.