Forms - CJA

 
 
Appointed counsel should use the CJA Attorney Timekeeping System immediately and throughout representation.
CJA Attorney Timekeeping System integrates these forms:
CJA 20 - Appointment of and Authority to Pay Court Appointed Counsel
CJA 30 - Death Penalty Proceedings: Appointment of an Authority to Pay Court Appointed Counsel
In-Court, Out-of-Court, and Other Expenses Worksheets
 
CJA 21- Authorization and Voucher for Expert and Other Services (Instructions)
CJA 24- Authorization and Voucher for Payment of Transcript (Instructions)
CJA 25 - Notice to CJA Panel Attorneys Regarding Availability of Investigative, Expert and Other Services
CJA 26 - Supplemental Information for Compensation Claim
CJA 31- Death Penalty Proceedings: Ex Parte Request (Instructions)
 
The forms below are available for use for appointments made BEFORE 12/1/09. Counsel appointed AFTER 12/1/09 should use the CJA Attorney Timekeeping System.

CJA 20- Appointment of and Authority to Pay Court Appointed Counsel (Instructions)
CJA 30 - Death Penalty Proceedings: Appt. of and Authority to Pay Court Counsel (Instructions)
CJA In-Court Worksheet
CJA Out-of-Court Worksheet
CJA Other Expenses Worksheet

 
The forms below are available as samples for your use in requesting advance authorization for investigative, expert or other services, or in preparing a proposed order authorizing the acquisition of computer hardware and/or software under the CJA.
Sample Request for Advance Authorization for Investigative, Expert or Other Services
Sample Proposed Order Authorizing Acquisition of Computer Hardware or Software under the CJA
 
Other helpful resources may be found on the CJA Attorney Information Page
 
 
 
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