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

Ongoing Health Emergency Procedure

Are you concerned about appearing for a scheduled court date? If you are represented by an attorney, contact your attorney to learn about what accommodations can […]
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


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


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 […]
January 6, 2019


The Snohomish County Public Defender Association (SCPDA) celebrates 20 years with Martin Mooney. Martin is a graduate of Trinity College and University of Seattle School of […]
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