This form is designed for referring appeals in Civil Commitment Cases to Multnomah Defenders Inc. (MDI). View other types of appeals.
Civil Commitment Cases. Using the information included on this form, MDI will prepare and file the Notice of Appeal. Important: Do not refer a case until after the final Order or Judgment.
If you have a Civil Commitment Case to refer, please complete this form. Once submitted, this form will be transmitted to MDI. Your referral of the case will be confirmed by email. If there is no information corresponding to a required field, enter "NONE."
Items with an * are required fields and are necessary for the submission of this form.
NOTE: If the deadline to file a Notice of Appeal is less than two days away, do not use this form to refer the case. Instead, contact MDI immediately for assistance at 503.226.3083.