Contact Information

1815 Yuba St.
Redding, CA 96001

Phone: (530) 245-7598
Fax: (530) 245-7560
Email: Public Defender

Divisions

Attorney

  • Jeffrey E. Gorder - Public Defender
  • Timothy R. Pappas - Assistant Public Defender
  • Mike Horan - Senior Deputy Public Defender
  • Max Ruffcorn - Senior Deputy Public Defender
  • Amy Babbits - Deputy Public Defender
  • Joseph Ahart - Deputy Public Defender 
  • William Bateman - Deputy Public Defender/Misdemeanor Unit Supervisor
  • Dena Horton - Deputy Public Defender
  • Margaret "Peggy" Huscher - Deputy Public Defender
  • Theodore "Ted" Loos - Deputy Public Defender
  • Jackie McQuarrie - Deputy Public Defender
  • James Richardson - Deputy Public Defender
  • Ted Somers - Deputy Public Defender
  • Cedar Vaughan - Deputy Public Defender
  • Melissa Fanoe, Deputy Public Defender

Investigators

  • Cliff Webb - Chief Investigator
  • Suann Bell - Investigator
  • John Gates - Investigator
  • David Haddox - Investigator

Legal Secretaries

  • Jaclyn Gates - Clerical Supervisor/Acting Executive Assistant -- Confidential
  • Vikki Baker - Legal Secretary
  • Debbie Duval - Legal Secretary
  • Melinda Brassieur - Legal Process Clerk
  • Pamelyn Morgan - Legal Process Clerk

Certified Law Students

  • Timothy Carlton

Interns

  • Theresa DeLeuran
  • Amy Mahoney

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