The Head of Public Defender’s
Office carries out supervision over quality and time periods of legal aid
provision by Public Defenders.
Complaints related to the offered
services can be presented to the Head of the Office or the Deputy Heads.
Supervision over the activity of Public Defender’s Office is carried out by the
Chairman of the RA Chamber of Advocates. Coordination of activity of the Office
is done by the Deputy Chairman of the RA Chamber of Advocates. In the
composition of RA Chamber of Advocates Public Defender’s Office a Monitoring Group
operates. Staff responsible for monitoring keeps under its attention the
quality of the free legal aid provided by Public Defenders, reporting and the
situation of conformity with the requirements of inner regulations. Staff
responsible for monitoring collects and summarizes beneficiary satisfaction
figures and evaluations, reveal issues of common nature, and, with the
mediation of the Head of the Office assist in the performance of supervision
Public Defenders being advocates
abide by the requirements of RA Chamber of Advocates Charter and Advocate’s
Conduct Code for the breach of which they can be subjected to liability by the
Board of the RA Chamber of Advocates.