Welcome to Office of Federal Public Defender - Eastern District of Arkansas

It is the goal of the Federal Public Defender Organization for the Eastern District of Arkansas to render top-notch legal representation to those we serve so that no client feels disadvantaged or otherwise compromised due to an inability to retain private counsel. It is also the goal of the Federal Defender Office to follow sound operating procedures in order to reduce costs and preserve the public trust. By fulfilling its mission, the Federal Public Defender Program helps to maintain public confidence in the nation’s strong commitment to ensuring equal justice under the law for all who appear before the Court.