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.
We ensure that the legal rights of children are protected and respected at every phase of the criminal justice process.
We recognize that children are different from adults and that they should be represented accordingly. Our specially-trained,
multidisciplinary team of professionals work together to address the legal challenges and provide holistic representation.