Attorney’s Office

  • I cannot afford an attorney. How do I get the Court to appoint one?

    Contact the Clerk of Court's office at (515) 286-3765. If you are arrested, you may be able to obtain a court-appointed attorney at your initial appearance if certain criteria are met.

  • Contact Us

    Polk County Attorney's Office
    Polk County Justice Center
    222 Fifth Avenue
    Des Moines, IA 50309

    Phone: (515) 286-3737
    Fax: (515) 286-3428