Indiana Supreme Court
Division of State Court Administration
30 S. Meridian Street, Ste. 500
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Lilia G. Judson, Esq.
Executive Director

David J. Remondini, Esq.
Chief Deputy Executive Director

Pho: 317-232-2542
Fax: 317-233-6586

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State Court Administration > Committees & Commissions > PD Commission Members Public Defender Commission

Purpose 

The Indiana Public Defender Commission recommends standards for indigent defense in capital cases, adopts guidelines of salary and fee schedules for individual county reimbursement eligibility, and reviews and approves requests for reimbursement in capital cases. In addition, the Commission adopts guidelines and standards for county reimbursement eligibility in non-capital cases and approves quarterly requests for reimbursement.  

Minutes

In each year of Meeting Minutes, scroll down within the document to see the minutes for each individual meeting.

 2013 Meeting Minutes
 2012 Meeting Minutes
 2011 Meeting Minutes
 2010 Meeting Minutes
 2009 Meeting Minutes
 2008 Meeting Minutes
 2007 Meeting Minutes

Members

Hon. James R. Ahler
Rensselaer
Appointed by the Chief Justice
Term Expires: 10.06.14

Hon. Diane Ross Boswell
Crown Point
Appointed by the Chief Justice
Term Expires: 04.23.12

Hon. Mary Ellen Diekhoff
Bloomington
Appointed by the Chief Justice
Term Expires: 05.17.14

David J. Hensel
Indianapolis
Appointed by the Governor
Term Expires: 07.01.16

Sen. Gregory G. Taylor
Indianapolis
Appointed by the Senate Pro Tempore
Term Expires: 12.08.16

Larry Landis
Indianapolis
Appointed by the Indiana Criminal Justice Institute
Term Expires: 06.17.15

Andrew S. Roesener
Franklin
Appointed by the Governor
Term Expires:  07.18.16

Mark W. Rutherford
Indianapolis
Appointed by the Governor
Term Expires: 07.01.16

Rep. Ryan Dvorak
South Bend
Appointed by the Speaker of the House
Term Expires: 08.22.17

Sen. Brent Steele
Bedford
Appointed by the Senate Pro Tempore
Term Expires: 08.01.12

Rep. Jud McMillin
Brookville
Appointed by the Speaker of the House
Term Expires: 08.22.17

Staff Contact

Derrick Mason, Staff Counsel
Indiana Public Defender Commission
Division of State Court Administration
30 South Meridian Street, Suite 500
Indianapolis, IN 46204

(317) 232-2542
(317) 233-6586 [fax]
derrick.mason@courts.in.gov  

 

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