Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia Internship Profile
The mission of the Public Defender Service (PDS) for the District of Columbia is to provide and promote quality legal representation to indigent adults and children facing a loss of liberty in Washington, D.C., and thereby protect society’s interest in the fair administration of justice. Of the 235 staff members, over 100 are attorneys. PDS is a federally funded independent legal organization governed by a board of trustees, and is considered a model for public defender agencies nationwide.
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