The Office of State Public Defender was created by SB 2563, becoming active on July 1, 2011. The Office merges the Office of Capital Defense Counsel with the Office of Indigent Appeals.

André de Gruy, State Defender

Kelsey Rushing, Capital Defender

George Holmes, Indigent Appeals Director

Erin Briggs, Training Director

Jennifer Morgan, Parent Defense Program Manager

Kristi Mullen, Office Manager

Karen Kegley, Webmaster

Office of State Public Defender
239 North Lamar, Suite 601
Jackson, MS 39201

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 3510
Jackson, MS 39207
601-576-4205 (fax)


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