Filing a Complaint

If you are unhappy with your legal representation by a juvenile appeals or screening attorney, you may submit a complaint to our office.

By Telephone: (508) 484-5785, Afton Templin, Director of Juvenile Appeals.

By email: You may submit a Client Complaint Form to our administrative staff.  To access the form, please click here. Please submit electronically to yadappeals@publiccounsel.net.

By regular mail:  You may mail the form or submit a written complaint to the attention of:

Afton M. Templin (she/hers)
Director of Juvenile Appeals
Committee for Public Counsel Services
Youth Advocacy Division
1822 No. Main Street, Suite 205
Fall River, MA 02720

A staff member will contact you to discuss the complaint.