Public Defender


Beaufort County Public Defender's Office
  • Main Number: (843) 255-5805
  • Fax Number: (843) 255-9494

LAUREN CARROWAY

  • 14th Circuit Deputy/ Beaufort County Chief Public Defender
  • Office: (843) 255-5814
  • Cell: (843) 812-8325
  • Email: lcarroway@bcgov.net

CHRISTY COMPTON-ESTRADA

TERESA YOUNG

JAMES BELL

  • Public Defender
  • Office: (843) 255-5811
  • Cell: (843) 812-6042
  • Email: jamesb@bcgov.net

PHILIP RIOS

  • Public Defender 
  • Office: (843) 255-5809
  • Cell: (843) 812-2823
  • Email: prios@bcgov.net

JESSICA SAXON

  • Public Defender
  • Office: (843) 255-5810
  • Cell: (843) 812-2503
  • Email: jsaxon@bcgov.net

ERIC STAGGS

  • Public Defender
  • Office: (843) 255-5818
  • Cell: (843) 812-5141
  • Email: estaggs@bcgov.net 

JEFFREY STEPHENS

BENJAMIN TRIPP

  • Public Defender
  • Office: (843) 255-5819
  • Cell: (843) 592-5417
  • Email: btripp@bcgov.net

BOB HARRIS

ROB BEATTIE

Fourteenth Circuit Public Defender's Office - Juvenile Division 

KIMBERLY JORDAN

  • Public Defender 
  • Office: (843) 255-5815
  • Cell: (843) 812-8319
  • Email: kjordan@bcgov.net

EVE FLEMING

TRENA PATTERSON

Fourteenth Circuit Public Defender's Office
  • Main Number: (843) 255-5000
  • Fax Number: (843) 255-9493 

STEPHANIE SMART-GITTINGS

  • Fourteenth Circuit Public Defender
  • Office: (843) 255-5000

AMBER ADAMS

  • Executive Assistant for the
  • Fourteenth Circuit Public Defender
  • Office: (843) 255-5821
  • Email: aadams@bcgov.net

TRASI CAMPBELL

  • Chief Defender
  • Violent Crimes Division 
  • Office: (843) 255-5808
  • Cell: (843) 812-6025
  • Email: trasic@bcgov.net