F. McNamara Jardine, "Mac" joined Grays Harbor County as the Public Defense Coordinator in September of 2019. Ms. Jardine offers extensive experience in both private and public defense working in multiple Washington State counties. Ms. Jardine owned and managed a private law practice from 1996 until 2019. In service to the community, she built and sustained a thriving private law practice, while maintaining public defense contracts with state and local governments. She has worked for nearly three decades protecting clients' rights and asserting legal defenses in complex litigation. Throughout her practice, Ms. Jardine earned her reputation as a compassionate and committed practitioner, dedicated to public defense services.