Defendants facing the possibilities of jailtime, a loss of driving privileges, or fines of more than $800 are entitled to representation by a Public Defender if the Judge determines that the defendant cannot afford a lawyer. A financial questionnaire is available in the forms tab please fill out and forward on or before you court date. The Judge will review your application, determine if you qualify for the services of a Public Defender, please note that even though the services for the Public Defender are free there is an application fee up to $200.