Public Defender/ Administrator:
Roger L. Paul, Esq.

Address:
57 East Fulton Street, Suite 216
Gloversville, New York  12078

Phone:
(518) 773-1100

Fax:
(518) 773-1234

Public Defender FAQ

The Fulton County Public Defender's Office represents indigent individuals in town, village, city, county and family courts as well as drug court, integrated domestic violence court, family treatment court and parole matters.

The Public Defender's Office provides legal representation pursuant to United States and New York State Constitutions, as well as federal and state law, to individuals who cannot afford to retain legal counsel.

The office is composed of the Public Defender and six (6) Assistants

Criminal Court Assistants

Allen R. Day, Esq.

Full-time 
57 East Fulton Street, Suite 216
Gloversville, New York 12078  

Phone:(518) 736-1946
Fax: (518) 736-1949

Michael W. Smrtic, Esq.

Part-time 

289 North Main Street
Gloversville, New York 12078

Phone:(518)773-8225
Fax: (518)725-7731

Michael J. Poulin, Esq.

Part-time

111 North Main Street, PO Box 1317
Northville, New York 12134

Phone:(518) 863-8191
Fax: (518) 863-2774

Heidi A. Gifford, Esq.

Part-time

13 West Fulton Street
Gloversville, New York 12078

Phone:(518)725-0655
Fax: (518)725-9884

Family Court Assistants

Bradley J. Rooke, Esq.

Full-time
223 West Main Street, Room 16
Johnstown, New York 12095

Phone: ...
Fax: ...

Amanda L. Rose, Esq.

Part-time

2474 State Highway 30, PO Box 228
Mayfield, New York 12117

Phone: (518) 613-4222
Fax: (518) 613-4249