In order to determine financial eligibility we require that you fill out an eligibility application.  Click on the “submit” button on the form or send as an attachment by email to

If you have been charged with a misdemeanor or felony level offense, you may qualify for our services.
You have the right to be represented by an attorney.

You must have a criminal charge pending in Wayne County in order to use our services.

You do not have to be a resident of Wayne County in order to use our services.

Public Defender’s Office
26 Church Street, 2nd Floor
Lyons, New York 14489
Fax: 315-946-7478

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