Maps & Directions

Main Office – Phone: 615-862-5730 – Fax: 615-862-5736

NOTICE: Our office has moved: the Adult Division of the Public Defender is physically located at
150 2nd Ave N., Suite 400 Nashville, TN 37201

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Lobby Intake hours are 8:00 am until 3:00 pm M-F

Please arrive before 3:00 p.m. if you need to be screened for an attorney to represent you.
Screening ends at 3:00 p.m. daily.

From the courthouse or WeGo Central, you will walk through the construction zone on 2nd Ave. N. on designated paths. Our office entrance is open on 2nd Ave. N. The construction zone may change throughout the city project. Look for 150 over our door. We are next door to Coyote Ugly Bar. There is no entrance on the riverside.   Para español, haga clic aquí.


The closest garage to our office is open during construction: SP Garage B, next to Another Broken Egg Restaurant. 210 Commerce St. Garage B. It requires a phone and credit card. They do not take cash. The Client DISCOUNT Parking Code is provided by intake reception for a $10.99 rate and will be good for any 2 hours Monday- Friday. After 2 hours, it will revert to regular rates.
When you enter the garage, you will receive text instructions to pay via text or QR code. The garage does not take cash. Complete your payment while in our office on your phone, where we will provide the discount code. There is metered street parking nearby that is less expensive, but it is limited.

Note: we do not validate parking. We only offer discounts in the Commerce garage B. Please check the rates.


Juvenile Division – Phone: 615-862-5740 – Fax: 615-862-5709

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Additionally, our mailing address differs from the physical address of 150 2nd Ave. N., PO Box 196300, Nashville, TN 37219-6300