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Welcome to the Oregon Office of Public Defense Services
We ensure that eligible individuals have timely access to legal services, consistent with Oregon and national standards of justice.
We are grateful to our justice system partners who are working hard to protect civil rights for Oregonians.


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~ April 28, 2022 OPDS Monthly Provider Conference Call Meeting Recording

~ PDSC Strategic Insights Reports

~ 2022 Requests for Qualifications (RFQ) Update Memo

~ 2022 Requests for Qualifications (RFQ) can be located on our Request for Proposals page





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2022 RFQ Frequently Asked Questions

 Email further questions to Heather.L.Pate@opds.state.or.us