Monday, 16 August 2010

PUBLIC ATTORNEY'S OFFICE: List Of Services

List Of Services


REGULAR SERVICES

1. Legal Representation in courts (RTC, MTC, MTCCs,CA, SC) and quasi-judicial bodies such as NLRC, Office of the Prosecutors, POEA, DARAB, PRC, etc.

2. Representation of Indigent Accused in Court (Criminal Cases)

3. Preparation of responsive pleadings and Representation of Indigent defendant in Ordinary Civil Actions

4. Preparation of responsive pleadings and Representation of Indigent defendant/respondent in Special Proceedings

5. Preparation of responsive pleadings and Representation of Indigent defendant/respondent in Special Civil Actions

6. Preparation and filing of Complaint in Ordinary Civil Action

7. Preparation and filing of Complaint/petition in Special Civil Actions

8. Preparation and filing of petition in Special Proceedings

9. Representation of employee-complainant in Labor Cases

10.Representation of indigent in Administrative Cases

11.Preparation of Affidavits / Representation of Indigents in preliminary investigation



LIMITED SERVICES

1.Documentation

a. Preparation of affidavits
b. Preparation of pleadings, petitions, motions, etc.
c. Administration of oath and notarial services

2. Legal Assistance during inquest and custodial investigation



NON-JUDICIAL SERVICES

a. Legal advice thru telephone, print media, radio programs, email and letter (postal system)

b. Responses to texts messages

c. Legal counselling for walk-in clients

d. Mediation and conciliation

e. 24/7 central office counselling via hotline : +(63-2)-9299436


OUTREACH ACTIVITIES

a. Barangay Outreach and legal Information Dissemination Program

b. Jail Visitation and Decongestion Program

c. Media linkage activities



FORENSIC SERVICES

a. Forensic Laboratory services

b. Forensic Education and Training

c. Forensic Analysis and Opinion

d. Crime Scene Investigation and Reconstruction

e. Specialized Forensic Services

1. Forensic Medicine

2. Bloodstain Pattern Analysis

3. Forensic and Evidence Photography

4. Forensic Archaeology (Exhumation and Crime Scene Documentation)

5. Forensic Osteological Analysis

6. Identification



DR. ERWIN P. ERFE,MD, LLB, CFP,FRID
Director, Forensic Laboratory
Public Attorney's Office
5F DOJ Agencies Building
NIA Road corner East Avenue
Diliman, Quezon City 1100



How to avail of services of the PAO


To ensure that only those qualified shall be extended free legal assistance, the applicant shall be required to execute an Affidavit of Indigency and to submit any of the following documents:

1. Latest Income Tax Return or pay slip or other proofs of income; or

2. Certificate of Indigency from the Department of Social Welfare and Development, its local District Office, or the Municipal Social Welfare and Development Office having jurisdiction over the residence of the applicant; or

3. Certificate of Indigency from the Barangay Chairman having jurisdiction over the residence of the applicant.



Public Attorney's Office Central Office


4th & 5th Floors DOJ Agencies Building

NIA Rd. corner East Ave., Diliman, Quezon City

Tel. No. 929-9436

Email. pao_executive@yahoo.com




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