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Requests for Proposals

The Office of Public Defense Services periodically issues Requests for Proposals for Public Defense Legal Services Contracts and Public Defense Mitigation Investigative Services Contracts.  Current contract information and materials available below:



2013 RFP for January 1, 2014 Legal Representation Contracts (Expires June 17, 2013)  

The Application for Legal Representation Contracts (Word)


 NOTE - If your proposal includes representation for capital cases, you must also submit the Capital Attorney Certification Form


2013 RFP for January 1, 2014 Mitigation Contracts (Expires July 15, 2013) 

The Application for Mitigation Contracts (Word)





Supplementary ABA Guidelines for Mitigation



Previously Released Requests for Proposal

2011 RFP for January 1, 2012 Legal Services Contracts (Expired June 13, 2011)
2011 RFP for January 1, 2012 Mitigation Services Contracts (Expired June, 13, 2011)
2009 RFP for January 1, 2010 Legal Services Contracts (Expired July 13, 2009)