Public Defender

Fourteenth Circuit Public Defender's Office

Main Number: (843) 255-5000

STEPHANIE SMART-GITTINGS

14th Circuit Public Defender

(843)255-5000 Office

ROBERT E. FERGUSON, JR. 

Deputy Public Defender

rferguson@bcgov.net

(843) 255-5821 Office 

JANA O'BRYAN 

14th Circuit Executive Assistant for the Circuit Public Defenders 

jobryan@bcgov.net

(843) 255-5000 Office

TRASI CAMPBELL 

Chief Defender

Violent Crimes Divisions

trasic@bcgov.net

(843) 255-5808 Office

(843) 812-6025 Cell 

Beaufort County Public Defender's Office

Main Number: (843) 255-5805

LAUREN CARROWAY

Chief Public Defender for

Beaufort County 

lcarroway@bcgov.net

 (843) 255-5814 Office

(843) 812-8325 Cell

JAMES BELL

Asst. Public Defender jamesb@bcgov.net

(843) 255-5811 Office

(843) 812-6042 Cell

JESSICA SAXON

Asst. Public Defender jsaxon@bcgov.net

(843) 255-5810 Office

(843) 812-2503 Cell

ERIC STAGGS

Asst. Public Defender

estaggs@bcgov.net

(843) 255-5818 Office

(843) 812-5141 Cell

BEN TRIPP

Asst. Public Defender

btripp@bcgov.net

(843) 255-5819 Office

(843) 592-5417 Cell

JEFFREY STEPHENS

Asst. Public Defender

jstephens@bcgov.net

(843) 255-5820 Office

(843) 986-7029 Cell

PHILIP RIOS

Asst. Public Defender Magistrate Court prios@bcgov.net

(843) 255-5809 Office

(843) 812-2823 Cell

CHRISTY COMPTON-ESTRADA

Legal Assistant 

ccompton@bcgov.net

 (843) 255-5806 Office

TERESA YOUNG

Administrative Assistant tyoung@bcgov.net

(843) 255-5807 Office

BOB HARRIS

Investigator

rharris@bcgov.net

(843) 255-5813 Office

(843) 521-6350 Cell

ROB BEATTIE

Investigator

rbeattie@bcgov.net

(843) 255-5812   Office

(843) 941-9641 Cell

Fourteenth Circuit Public Defender - Juvenile Division 

Main Number: (843) 255-5817

Fax Number: (843) 255-9493

KIMBERLY JORDAN 

Public Defender 

kjordan@bcgov.net 

(843) 255-5815 Office

(843) 812-8319 Cell

EVE FLEMING

Public Defender

efleming@bcgov.net

      (843) 255-5818 Office

(843) 698-8415 Cell

TRENA PATTERSON

Legal/ Administrate Assistant 

tpatterson@bcgov.net

(843) 255-5817 Office