Merced County California
Public Defender 

2150 M St.
Merced, CA 95340

(209) 385-7692

(209) 725-8873

Link: Public Defender Webpage

Represents people charged with a crime who are unable to afford a private attorney.
Staff
Name Title Email Phone
Elgin, David Public Defender 209-385-7692
Andrade, Vincent Chief Deputy Public Defender 209-385-7692
Harney, Judy Office Manager 209-385-7692
Burns, Yvonne Administrative Services Director 209-385-7692
Berger, Richard Deputy Public Defender 209-385-7692
Boortz, Kimberly Deputy Public Defender 209-385-7692
Coughlin, Michael Deputy Public Defender 209-385-7692
Freitas, Wade Extra Help Deputy Public Defender 209-385-7692
Green, Anthony Deputy Public Defender 209-385-7692
Hegland, Caleb Deputy Public Defender 209-385-7692
Howard, Sean Deputy Public Defender 209-385-7692
Jamieson, Stephanie Deputy Public Defender 209-385-7692
Loethen, Christopher Deputy Public Defender 209-385-7692
Lope, Armando EH Deputy Public Defender 209-385-7692
Lyon, Paul Deputy Public Defender 209-385-7692
McLean, Todd Deputy Public Defender 209-385-7692
Meyer, Derek Deputy Public Defender 209-385-7692
Samrao, Ramnik Deputy Public Defender 209-385-7692
Mendez, Sandra Legal Process Clerk II 209-385-7692
Garcia , Irene Paralegal 209-385-7692
Aguilar, Armendina Extra Help Legal Process Clerk 209-710-6030
Kelly, Eloise Extra Help Legal Process Clerk 209-385-7692
Mendenhall, Cherie Extra Help Legal Process Clerk 209-385-7692
Albright, Breanna Student Intern 209-385-7692




Merced County 2222 M Street Merced, CA 9543 Ph. (209) 385-7434 Toll Free (800) 226-6452
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