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Contacting the Henry County Public Defender

Public Defender Cosby is the only full-time public defender in Henry County and has one full time paralegal. Attorney Cosby or his assistant can be reached at the following location.

James Cosby 
Henry County Public Defender
307 West Center Street
Cambridge IL 61238
Phone: 309-937-3531
Fax: 309-937-3533



Attorneys Nate Nieman and Dora Villarreal of the Nieman Law Group are part-time public defenders handling criminal felonies and conflict cases.  They also run a private practice at the following location and can be retained for misdemeanors, DUI, traffic, felonies, criminal appeals and post conviction petitions.  

Nate Nieman
Dora Villarreal
Nieman Law Group
622 19th Street
Moline, IL 61265
Phone: 309-623-4831
Fax: 309-517-5843



Attorney Scott E. Clemens is a part-time public defender handling criminal misdemeanors, traffic and DUI cases. He also runs a private practice at the following location and can be retained for civil, family and criminal matters privately.      

Scott E. Clemens 
Brown & Clemens
108 West First Street
Kewanee IL 61443
Phone: 800-680-5291
Fax: 309-853-3529

Henry County Public Defender

Henry County Public Defender 

James Cosby 

Phone: 309-937-3531  
Fax:  309-937-3533  



307 West Center Street
Cambridge, IL   61238
Office Hours:      
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Monday - Friday