Springfield YAD Office
101 State Street, Suite 210
Springfield, MA 01103
413.750.1640 (p)
413.733.2048(f)

welcomeYAD’s SpringfieldOffice represents children in delinquency and youthful offender proceedings. YAD provides effective representation in court as well as educational advocacy and individualized referrals to community-based resources.

Counties of Western Massachusetts

YAD attorneys are available for consultation and court appointed legal representation. If you would like more information about the court process or local programs that support youth please contact us at (413) 750-1640.

We serve youth in Berkshire, Franklin, Hampden, and Hampshire Counties.


SPRINGFIELD YAD TEAM


Attorney in Charge
Patrick Sparks
pspa...@publiccounsel.net
(413) 355-5284

Staff Attorney
Charity Kruzel
ckru...@publiccounsel.net
(413) 355-5287

Staff Attorney
Elizabeth LaFrance
elaf...@publiccounsel.net
(413) 355-5289

Staff Attorney
Susan Lyman
sly...@publiccounsel.net
(413) 355-5260

Staff Attorney
Stephanie Ormsby
sorm...@publiccounsel.net
(413) 355-5290

Staff Attorney
Matthew Fleischner
mfle...@publiccounsel.net
(413) 355-5288

Staff Attorney – Juvenile Appeals
Laura Chrismer Edmonds
lchr...@publiccounsel.net
(413) 355-5208

Social Service Advocate
Krista Gale
kga...@publiccounsel.net
(413) 355-5230

Social Service Advocate
Sara Austin
saus...@publiccounsel.net
(413) 355-5241

Investigator
Ami Jackson
ajac...@publiccounsel.net
(413) 355-5285

Administrative Assistant
Naretha Griffin
ngri...@publiccounsel.net
(413) 355-5283


OUR COURTS


We serve youth in Berkshire, Franklin, Hampden, and Hampshire Counties.