What is the difference between a Public Defender, the Legal Defender, and an attorney in the private sector?

The Legal Defender's Office is similar to the Public Defender's Office. Legal Defenders however represent people that the Public Defenders are not able to represent because of conflicts of interest or other legal reasons. The Office of Court Appointed Counsel provides a roster of private lawyers available for appointment to represent indigents who cannot obtain the Public or Legal Defender to represent them. These lawyers work under the Office of Court-Appointed Counsel to ensure the availability of additional lawyers when the Legal Defender's and Public Defender's caseloads become too great. Any person charged with a crime is at liberty to hire their own private counsel to represent them.

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1. My lawyer hasn't contacted / visited me yet and my hearing is tomorrow. Why not?
2. My lawyer won't return my mother / father / wife / brother / sister / son / daughter / other relative / friend / boss's phone calls concerning my case.
3. Are public defenders real attorneys? What kind of training do they receive?
4. What is the difference between a Public Defender, the Legal Defender, and an attorney in the private sector?
5. Can my Public Defender handle my civil case?
6. Do police have to read me my rights before they talk to me?