Department of Public Defense

The Kittitas County Department of Public Defense provides effective legal representation to people who are facing loss of liberty under criminal laws and are unable to afford an attorney.

Eileen Murphy is the director of Kittitas County’s Department of Public Defense.


Kittitas County Department of Public Defense
205 W 5th Ave, Suite 212
Ellensburg WA 98926
Phone: (509) 962-7042
Fax: (509) 962-7071

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Office Hours

Open Monday - Thursday
8 AM - 12 Noon, 1 PM - 5 PM

Open Friday
8 AM - 12 Noon, 1 PM - 4 PM
Courthouse closures

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