Welcome to the website of the Federal Public Defender for the District of Maryland.
The Office is one of more than 50 Federal Defender Organizations throughout the United States, which exist by virtue of the Criminal Justice Act, 18 U.S.C. sec. 3006A, as agencies within the judicial branch of the federal government. Its mission is to provide effective representation to persons charged with federal criminal offenses who have been determined by the court to be indigent and in need of representation.
Federal Defender - Northern Division
Martin G. Bahl
Computer Systems Administrator:
Federal Defender - Southern Division
John C. Chamble,
Assistant Computer Systems Administrator:
Our offices will be closed on the following Fridays for furloughs mandated by the recent sequestration budget enacted by Congress and President Obama. A duty attorney will be available during normal office hours.
Last updated May 16, 2013 at 3:30PM