Committee for Public Counsel Services
Pittsfield Trial Unit – Public Defender Division

184 North Street, Suite 301
Pittsfield, MA 01201-5189
Phone (Superior Court): 413-447-7342
Phone (District Court): 413-443-5623
Fax: 413-443-1753

This office covers Central Berkshire District Court in Pittsfield, Northern Berkshire District Court in North Adams, Southern Berkshire District Court in Great Barrington, and Berkshire Superior Court in Pittsfield.


OUR TEAM


Attorney-in-Charge

Nathaniel K. Green, 413-447-7342

District Court Supervisor

Jennifer Tyne, 413-443-5623

Administrative Assistant

Tracy Smith, 413-447-7342

Secretary

Renee Smith, 413-443-5623

Superior Court Attorneys

Richard LeBlanc, 413-447-7342
Jill Sheldon, 413-447-7342
Ryan Smith, 413-447-7342

District Court Attorneys

Joanna Arkema, 413-443-5623
Michelle Mechta, 413-443-5623

Social Service Advocate

Alexandria Piaget, 413-443-5623

Investigator

Peter Dame, 413-443-5623


OUR COURTS


This office covers Central Berkshire District Court in Pittsfield, Northern Berkshire District Court in North Adams, Southern Berkshire District Court in Great Barrington, and Berkshire Superior Court in Pittsfield.

As of July 31, 2016, assigned Court duty days for attorneys are as follows:
District Court Attorneys:

Central Berkshire District Court (Pittsfield)

Monday – Jennifer Tyne
Tuesday – Jennifer Tyne
Wednesday –
Thursday – Michelle Mechta
Friday –

Northern Berkshire District Court (Pittsfield)

Monday – Michelle Mechta
Tuesday –
Wednesday –
Friday – Joanna Arkema

Southern Berkshire District Court (Pittsfield)

Monday – Joanna Arkema

Duty Days for Superior Court Attorneys:

Central Berkshire District Court (Pittsfield)

Monday – Jill Sheldon
Tuesday – Ryan Smith
Wednesday – Nathaniel Green
Thursday – Jill Sheldon
Friday – Ryan Smith

Northern Berkshire District Court (Pittsfield)

Monday – Richard LeBlanc

Southern Berkshire District Court (Pittsfield)

Thursday – Richard LeBlanc