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DPD's screeners conduct financial interviews at our administrative offices in the Dexter Horton Building.

DPD ADMINISTRATIVE OFFICES 

The Dexter Horton Building
710 Second Avenue, Suite 200
Seattle, WA 98104

Directions from Google maps (external)

Phone and email:
dpd@kingcounty.gov
Phone: 206-296-7662 or Toll Free: 1-844-935-3534
Fax: 206-296-0587
TTY: 711 Relay Service

Office Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Staff: If you wish to contact a specific staff member, please see the King County Employee Directory.

On-Call Attorney Advice | (206) 477-8899

The Department of Public Defense provides on-call attorney services seven days a week. If it is after normal business hours and the police want to question you or you're facing another situation that requires immediate legal help, please call 206-477-8899. During business hours, please call our main office at 206-296-7662.

Financial Interviews

If you think you need an attorney, you need to contact us for a financial interview -- also called a screening. You can screen by phone. Call 206-477-9727 Monday to Friday, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Or you can come to any screening location listed below for an interview, no matter what court filed your case. To make inquiries regarding screening, you may email: dpdscreening@kingcounty.gov. Appointments are not necessary.

Seattle Screening Locations Kent Screening Location

King County Courthouse
Room 613
516 Third Avenue
Seattle, WA 98104
directions from google maps (external)

Screening Hours: Wednesdays, 8 am - 4:30 pm

Maleng Regional Justice Center (MRJC)
Room 1-B (1101)
401 Fourth Avenue North
Kent, WA 98032
directions from google maps (external)

Screening Hours: Tuesdays, 8 am - 4:30 pm

Dexter Horton Building
710 Second Avenue, Suite 200
Seattle, WA 98104
directions from google maps (external)

Screening Hours: Monday to Friday, 8 am - 4:30 pm

 

If you already have an attorney and need to meet with him or her, here are the locations of our division offices, where our public defenders are located. All of our division offices are open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Seattle Attorney Locations

Kent Attorney Locations

ACA Division (Associated Counsel for the Accused)

710 Second Ave., Suite 1000
Seattle, WA 98104
206-624-8105

ACA Division (Associated Counsel for the Accused)

420 West Harrison, Suite 201
Kent, WA 98032
253-520-6509

SCRAP Division (Society of Counsel Representing Accused Persons)

710 Second Ave., Suite 1050
Seattle, WA 98104
206-477-9300

SCRAP Division (Society of Counsel Representing Accused Persons)

420 West Harrison, Suite 101
Kent, WA 98032
206-477-9200

TDA Division (The Defender Association)

710 Second Ave., Suite 700
Seattle, WA 98104
206-477-8700

TDA Division (The Defender Association)

420 West Harrison, Suite 202
Kent, WA 98032
253-852-1599

ND Division (Northwest Defenders)

710 Second Ave., Suite 250
Seattle, WA 98104
206-674-4700

ND Division (Northwest Defenders)

124 4th Ave. S., Suite 100
Kent, WA 98032
206-674-4700