Chippewa County Public Defender



Courthouse Annex

300 Court Street

Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday 8:00am to 12:00pm & 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Closed on all Courthouse holidays



Office Staff:

Robert Stratton III

Attorney at Law

Public Defender

Jennifer France

Attorney at Law

Public Defender

Mary Ann Eby

Administrative Assistant



Intake Form

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**To individuals who meet the income criteria, the Office of Public Defender will appear after 91st District court arraignment on criminal matters and provide counsel through sentencing or dismissal.  We cannot assist with civil matters, family law, juveniles or after sentencing.