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How do I get a court appointed attorney?

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    Dennis John Woods | Dennis John Woods, Attorney at Law
    2479 Astoria Blvd.
    Canton, MI 48188
    (734) 340-3630
    You fill out a form at the courthouse after requesting an appointed attorney before the judge or through the prosecutor. You do not discuss the case with the prosecutor until you have counsel.
    Answer Applies to: Michigan - Replied: 1/29/2014
    Ezra Goldman | Law Offices of Ezra N. Goldman
    26999 Central Park Blvd
    Southfield, MI 48076
    (248) 353-2343
    All you have to do is ask for one when you are in court. The judge will likely offer one.
    Answer Applies to: Michigan - Replied: 1/27/2014
    Sally Hamblin | Hamblin Law Office
    4015 W. Houghton Lake Drive
    Houghton Lake, MI 48629
    (228) 224-7120
    If you are faced with a criminal charge at your arraignment you request one. In the meantime keep quiet by all means of communication.
    Answer Applies to: Michigan - Replied: 1/27/2014
    Michael Breczinski | Michael Breczinski
    5005 Lapeer Rd
    Burton, MI 48509
    (810) 743-2960
    In a criminal matter you ask the judge for a court appointed attorney.
    Answer Applies to: Michigan - Replied: 1/27/2014
    DEAN VALENTE | VALENTE SCHARG & ASSOCIATES
    15324 MACK AVENUE
    GROSSE POINTE PARK, MI 48230
    (313) 640-8917
    Appointed attorney only available in criminal cases where defendant might go to jail. If that is the case, when you appear for arraignment on your charges request an appointment to an attorney and you should be given a form regarding your financial info to complete and if eligible the court will appoint attorney to represent you.
    Answer Applies to: Michigan - Replied: 1/27/2014
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