Ariz. R. Crim. P. 6.2

As amended through February 5, 2020
Rule 6.2 - Appointment of Counsel for Indigent Defendants
(a)Procedure. The presiding judge of each county must establish a procedure for the superior court and limited jurisdiction courts to appoint counsel for indigent defendants.
(b)Capital Trial Proceedings. In all capital trial proceedings where the defendant is indigent, the presiding judge must appoint two attorneys--lead counsel and co-counsel--under Rule 6.8(b). The appointed lead counsel may designate co-counsel if co-counsel is willing to accept the appointment and meets the requirements of Rule 6.8. If lead counsel does not promptly designate co-counsel, the court must do so.

Ariz. R. Crim. P. 6.2

Added August 31, 2017, effective January 1, 2018.

HISTORICAL AND STATUTORY NOTES

Former Rule 6.2, relating to appointment of counsel, was abrogated effective January 1, 2018.