Our Mission and Values
Our mission is to protect and defend the rights of our indigent clients through effective, vigorous, compassionate, and creative legal advocacy. We strive to provide the highest level of legal advocacy for each of our clients, and to be a nationwide model for the delivery of indigent defense services.
Jeff Adachi, Public Defender
Meet California’s only elected public defender, whose office represents more than 23,000 people each year.
Matt Gonzalez, Chief Attorney
Our chief attorney is responsible for overseeing and managing all internal operations of the Public Defender’s office.
Gifts and Donor Information
|Donor Name||Date||Gift||Value||Financial Interest|
|Bar Association of San Francisco||May 2012||Cash||$1,451.98||None|
|Bar Association of San Francisco||June 2012||Cash||$1,883.46||None|
|Bar Association of San Francisco||Jan 2013||Cash||$2,624.48||None|
|Bar Association of San Francisco||Mar 2013||Cash||$2,698.27||None|
|Bar Association of San Francisco||May 2013||Cash||$2,538.18||None|