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Question: Is it possible to get a free or low income assisted private attorney for a criminal matter (class 1 mist.)in Maricopa County before a court appointed attorney?

Answer: The Modest Means Project does have a list of criminal attorneys that may be able to assist in a class 1 misdemeanor case if the person chooses to use them rather than a public defender. You must be screened to meet the guidelines of the Modest Means Project. Please contact the Modest Means project at 866-637-5341. The only free attorneys for misdemeanors are the public defenders appointed.

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