I want a real attorney.
I could not afford to hire an actual attorney.
I do not want a public pretender.
There are so many variations, but the message is always the same. Time and again, clients and even prospective jurors will make these sorts of comments. As a new public defender, you might take it personally, but overtime, you learn to just smile and carry on. The comments no longer bother you. In fact, you find them comical. [Read More…] about I Want a Real Attorney