Appellate Program

OPD contracts with attorneys to represent indigent appellants in cases where federal and state constitutions and state statutes guarantee the right to counsel on appeal. These include criminal cases as well as other cases involving basic rights such as dependency proceedings, parental rights terminations, criminal contempt convictions, and involuntary civil commitments.

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The Process

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If you cannot find an answer to your question on our website, please contact:


Gideon Newmark, Appellate Program Manager
(360) 586-3164 ext. 105
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