Robin Lipetzky  
Office of The Public Defender
Title: Public Defender
Phone: 925.335.8000
Robin Lipetzky, J.D.


Robin Lipetzky is a native of California who attended the University of California at Berkeley and received her B.A. in Sociology in 1982. Ms. Lipetzky was awarded her J.D. from the University of California at Berkeley's Boalt Hall School of Law in 1986. Ms. Lipetzky joined the Department in 1990, beginning as a misdemeanor attorney, and then progressing to an assignment in felony cases in 1991. Other assignments with the Department have also included Juvenile Court. Ms. Lipetzky has tried more than 40 felony cases and numerous misdemeanor cases during her tenure with the Department. Ms. Lipetzky has been involved with training presentations for the Department as well as for Women Defenders, a group of women attorneys in criminal defense with whom she has been active for more than a decade. Ms. Lipetzky is fluent in Spanish. 

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