Public Defender

Public Defender

Gary Knaresboro, Public Defender

300 Center Street
Ridgway, PA 15853
Phone: (814) 245-2100
Fax: (814) 245-2101

ELK COUNTY PUBLIC DEFENDER'S OFFICE

Mission Statement

 Our office provides competent and effective legal counsel to individuals who lack sufficient
funds to obtain legal counsel where representation is legally required.
It is our mission to zealously defend our citizens in order to preserve the rights guaranteed to
all persons by the United States and Pennsylvania Constitutions.


DIRECTIONS FOR ON-LINE APPLICATION
Application can be submitted online, electronically signed, and emailed to
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. AT LEAST THREE (3) DAYS PRIOR TO HEARING DATE.

Click HERE for application.

ELK COUNTY

Elk County Courthouse
250 Main Street
P.O. Box 448
Ridgway, PA 15853

Elk County Courthouse Annex
300 Center Street
P.O. Box 448
Ridgway, PA 15853