PDD Pittsfield Trial Office

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

184 North Street, Suite 301
Pittsfield, MA 01201-5189
Phone: 413-447-7342
Phone: 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


Managing Director

Jay Dixon

Attorney-in-Charge

Katherine Grubbs
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Supervising Administrative Assistant III

Renee Smith
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Administrative Assistant I

Elizabeth Wall
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Supervising Staff Attorney

Timothy Flynn
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Staff Attorneys

Joanna Arkema
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Ryan Cummings
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Catherine McNamara
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Michelle Mechta
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Caitlin Perry
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Social Service Advocate

Investigator

Peter Dame
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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.

Central Berkshire District Court (Pittsfield)

Rotation every other week during the month

Northern Berkshire District Court (Pittsfield)

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

Southern Berkshire District Court (Pittsfield)

Monday – Joanna Arkema

        Thursday – Catherine McNamara