Joseph McKittrick joined SCPDA in 2016. Joe earned his B.S. at the University of Montana and his J.D. at Seattle University School of Law. During law school, Joe worked as a Rule 9 intern at the King County Department of Public Defense. He served as an intern at the Youth Advocacy Clinic and also served as a judicial extern to The Honorable Judge Steven Gonzalez of the Washington Supreme Court.
“I became a public defender because I want to help those who society has marginalized and silenced have a voice and be heard.”