News

March 27, 2020

COVID-19 CRISIS and Public Defense

In the last two weeks, the public defenders at the Snohomish County Public Defender Association (SCPDA) have worked tirelessly to reduce the number of people incarcerated […]
March 10, 2020

Congratulations Natalie Tarantino

SCPDA is proud to announce that Natalie Tarantino has become a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers , one of the premier legal associations […]
March 9, 2020

Temporary Health Emergency Procedure

Are you concerned about appearing for a scheduled court date in March 2020? Here is a summary of procedures for accommodating clients related to COVID-19 concerns. […]
November 10, 2019

Celebrating 30 years with Caroline Mann!

Caroline started her SCPDA career on November 1, 1989. She is an accomplished and tenacious litigator. Her courtroom style is authentically her own and very effective. […]
September 11, 2019

Immediate Job Opening

IMMEDIATE OPENING SUBMIT RESUME AND COVER LETTER BY 9/17/19 POSITION: Investigator Level I SUPERVISOR: Assistant Director  FLSA STATUS: Non-Exempt POSITION SUMMARY Under attorney direction the Level I […]
January 6, 2019

Celebrating 30 yrs at SCPDA

The Snohomish County Public Defender Association (SCPDA) is proud to celebrate 30 years with Neal Friedman! Neal is the first Snohomish County public defender to achieve […]
January 6, 2019

CELEBRATING 20 YEARS AT SCPDA

Today we celebrate Kathleen Kyle, our Executive Director, on her 20th anniversary at SCPDA! Kathleen (known around the office as “KK”) has served in many roles […]
January 6, 2019

Newest Superior Court Judge

Long-time public defender Paul Thompson was appointed to the Snohomish County Superior Court this month by Gov. Jay Inslee. Paul will replace retiring Judge Ellen Fair. […]
January 6, 2019

CIVIL CONTEMPT

Starting in January 2016, the Snohomish County Public Defender Association is representing individuals faced with Contempt of Court for non-payment of child support in Snohomish County […]