Vero Beach Office

19th Circuit Public Defender's Office  
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Indian River County, Vero Beach, Florida

2000 16th Avenue, Suite 235, Vero Beach , Florida 32960
 Phone number: (772)770-5080/ Fax number: (772)778-6350
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This office handles criminal cases in both county and circuit court, juvenile cases, mental health cases, and domestic violence injunctions that are under the jurisdiction of Indian River County. The Public Defender’s Office serving Indian River County is located on the second floor of the Indian River County Courthouse in Vero Beach, Florida.

Head Attorney
Adrienne Bucchi, Assistant Public Defender

Chief Assistant Public Defender
Mark Harllee, Capital & Sexual Violent Predator Cases

Head Secretary
Sheryll Sanderson

Felony Division
Kristie Cohen, Assistant Public Defender
Doreen Regent, Assistant Public Defender
Rebecca Hill, Assistant Public Defender
Sheryll Sanderson, Head Secretary
Bernadette Haney
, Secretary
Stefanie Conrado, Secretary

Misdemeanor Division
Lauren Barbati, Assistant Public Defender
Michelle Miller, Secretary

Juvenile Division
Rebecca Hill, Assistant Public Defender
Lauren Barbati, Assistant Public Defender
Stefanie Conrado, Secretary

Please click on the links below to access information on personnel from:
Client Services Program | Juvenile Client Service Program | Offender Re-Entry Program | Diversion / Drug Court Program

Effective July 1, 2006 - Under Florida law, e-mail addresses are public records. If you do not want your e-mail address released in response to a public records request, do not send electronic mail to this entity. Instead, contact this office by phone or in writing. SB 80/Chapter 2006-232, Laws of Florida (Public Records Law Regarding E-mail) Link to External Website