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Contact Information

500 E. San Antonio
Suite 501
El Paso, Texas 79901
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Monday - Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm

Phone (915) 546-8185
Fax (915) 546-8186

Juvenile Cases

6400 Delta Dr.
El Paso, TX 79905
Phone: 915-849-2625
Fax: 915-849-2537

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The Public Defender’s Office represents adults, when appointed by the Court for the following civil matters.

  • Individuals charged with contempt (disobeying a court order) and are summoned to court to answer accusations of: not paying child support, medical support, denying visitations and not complying with child support probation.
  • Current active members of the Armed Services, under the Service members Civil Relief Act that have pending family law matters and hearings in El Paso County.
  • Child Protective Services (CPS) cases, the Public Defender’s Office represents parents that their whereabouts are unknown.