The Defender Association of Philadelphia uses a client-centered approach to achieve fair outcomes for our clients.
With our team of more than 500 attorneys, investigators, mitigators, social workers, and other staff, our practice units provide each client with high-quality representation and service.
The majority of Defender Association cases fall under the Adult Trial Practice Units: Municipal Court, Waivers, and Majors:
Investigators are key to ensuring that our attorneys have all of the information they need to defend our clients. Our investigators to into the community to speak to witnesses, families, friends and neighbors to ensure our attorneys have the time to focus on building the best possible case.