Muskegon Public Defenders

Muskegon Public Defenders

Leaders in Michigan Holistic Defense since 2016

Location and Hours

Criminal Division: 155 E Apple ave

Family Division: 165 E Apple ave

Muskegon, MI 49442


  • Mon

    8am - 5pm

  • Tues

    8am - 5pm

  • Wed

    8am - 5pm

  • Thurs

    8am - 5pm

  • Fri

    8am - 5pm

Our Vision

No person will be deprived of life, liberty, or justice in Muskegon County solely because they cannot afford a qualified, ethical, and zealous lawyer.

Our Mission
  • Provide Top Quality Legal Representation

    Ensure that a human being’s constitutionally mandated right to justice without regard to their ability to pay is provided.

  • Engage the Community Fairly and Justly

    Through education of its heritage of fairness without regard to race, creed, color, religion, orientation, or political views and the value of a fair legal system in a free society.

  • Partner with other Community Members and Organizations

    to improve quality of life and provide selfless charity.

  • Pioneer new Methods to Prevent Crime

    Create workable solutions to rehabilitate persons who have violated the law, and ensure the gifts of a safe and welcoming community for all.

The Impact of Holistic Defense


Reduction in Incarceration


Shorter Sentences


Reduction in Pre-Trial Detention

160$ Million

Dollars of Tax Payer Money Saved

According to a 2018 study by Rand Corp. & UPENN Law, 10 years of the Bronx Defenders - Holistic Defense (

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