OFFICE OF THE PUBLIC DEFENDER
CORONAVIRUS CONTACT INFORMATION

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OPD HEADQUARTERS/ADMINISTRATION
     (410) 324-2478

ALLEGANY COUNTY
     (301) 777-2142

ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY
     (410) 571-4724

District Court - Annapolis (Rowe Blvd.)
     (443) 637-2945

District Court - Glen Burnie
     (402) 882-1113

Juvenile Division:
Ellen Goodman Duffy        (410) 295-8814
Lucy Portera                        (410) 295-8831
Heather Terech                   (410) 295-8816
Evelyn Walker                     (410) 295-8807

BALTIMORE CITY

Central Booking and Intake Facility (CBIF)     (410) 209-4437                                             
District Court - Eastside                                   (410) 878-8600 
District Court - Southern                                  (410) 878-8400
District Court - Western                                   (410) 878-8114 
Felony Division
     General Questions                                       (410) 701-0481
     Intake Questions                                          (443) 212-8972, or
                                                                            (443) 405-2809
Juvenile Litigation                                             (443) 687-9616
Youthful Defender Unit                                     (410) 209-8680

BALTIMORE COUNTY
To Apply for a Public Defender or questions regarding applications:                                              (443) 648-3341
For general questions if you are a current client or have already applied for services:                  (410) 297-7545, or
            (410) 220-1148
                                                                                                                                               
CALVERT COUNTY
     (443) 550-6800

CAROLINE COUNTY (*open to public by appointment only)
     (410) 479-5756

CARROLL COUNTY
     (410) 871-3636

CECIL COUNTY (*open to public by appointment only)
     (410) 996-2850

CHARLES COUNTY
     (301) 539-7330

DORCHESTER COUNTY
     (301) 887-3112

FREDERICK COUNTY
     (301) 600-1988

GARRETT COUNTY
     (301) 334-9196

HARFORD COUNTY
     (410) 836-4874

HOWARD COUNTY
     (410) 480-7777

KENT COUNTY (*open to public by appointment only)
     (410) 778-0809

MONTGOMERY COUNTY
Rockville           (301) 563-8900
Silver Spring    (301) 563-8701

PARENTAL DEFENSE DIVISION
To complete the Intake Form, click here.

Main Number 443-263-8963
Fax Number 443-263-8952

Core Staff Intake, Qualification, Assignment of Attorneys (Montgomery, Frederick, Washington & Carroll Counties)  
Rosina Awunyo                                (443) 569-6505
Supervising Attorney
Sylvia V. Long:                                  (202) 670-6478
Staff Attorneys / Social Worker - Rockville
Aaronette Carter (Attorney)           (443) 837-5014
Sara Dienemann (Attorney)            (301) 637-2725
Dianne Stewart Hamlin (Attorney) (301) 659-7223
Maya Mandaiker (Social Worker)   (301) 244-9840
Staff Attorneys - Frederick, Hagerstown, and Westminster
James Zuna                       (240) 310-9819
Diann Gastley                   (240) 285-9219

PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY
Main office      (301) 952-2159
Hyattsville       (301) 699-2760

QUEEN ANNE'S COUNTY (*open to public by appointment only)
     (410) 819-4020

RECRUITMENT
     (240) 397-8728

ST. MARY'S COUNTY
     (301) 880-2830

SOMERSET COUNTY
     (410) 402-5040

TALBOT COUNTY (*open to public by appointment only)
     (410) 820-6100

WASHINGTON COUNTY
     (301) 791-4735

WICOMICO COUNTY
     (410) 635-0281

WORCESTER COUNTY
     (301) 531-5107