how does a public dfender get paid? B the number of cases or a base rate?
1 Answer from Attorneys
A public defender gets a salary from the government which is NOT linked to the number of cases he/she handles or the end results of the cases. And it's not very much! Hope this helps.
Cary B. Hall, Esquire
Law Offices of Cary B. Hall, L.L.C.
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