Public Defender

This agency provides legal representation in criminal and some motor vehicle cases. Representation for mental health commitments and juvenile cases is provided by court-appointed conflict counsel.

Office Director
William R. Carroll

Staff Attorneys
Michael L. Kuhn
Steven L. Miller

Sara E. Huston

Attorney Marc T. Valentine
*Special Assistant Public Defender for State Parole Matters*

John W. Harvey


218 North Kimberly Avenue
Suite 210
Somerset, PA 15501
Phone: (814) 445-1545

Hours of Operation:
Except on Legal Hoildays
*Closed Daily*


Downloadable Documents
- ADA Grievance Procedure
- ADA Request Policy
- Language Access Plan
- Language Access Plan - Complaint Procedure
- Language Access Plan - Spanish

Downloadable Forms
- Interactive ADA Grievance Procedure
- Interactive ADA Request Policy
County Annex Office Building
300 North Center Avenue
Somerset, PA 15501
Somerset County Courthouse
111 East Union St.
Somerset, PA 15501