Southern Circuit Public Defender

The Southern Circuit Public Defender’s Office provides representation to adult and juvenile persons who are charged with a crime in Superior or Juvenile Courts in Brooks, Colquitt, Echols, Lowndes and Thomas Counties. Students assist the office in a variety of tasks and assignments. The Southern Circuit Public Defender’s Offices are located in Valdosta, Thomasville and Moultrie, GA. The office can place up to two externs during the summer.


John Kent Edwards, Sr., ,


P.O. Box 1586

Valdosta, GA 31603

Phone: 229-671-2800