For New Panel Attorneys

​​​If you are a new panel attorney, you must follow the steps below to be eligible to be paid by Public Defender Services. If you have any questions, please contact Lisa Knell at Lisa.D.Knell@wv.gov.​

​   Get Started 
  1. Visit http://apps.wv.gov/accounts to create and activate your WV.gov account.
  2. Complete the OVS Access Form and submit to PDS.
  3. Access the Online Voucher System once you receive your "access granted" email.
Click here to view the Online Voucher User Processing Guide Version 2.0.


More information is outlined in these instructional videos:​​​

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