CJA Resources

CJA rates, case maximums, and reminders.

The purpose of the on-line Reference Tool is to provide quick access to the policies and procedures related to Criminal Justice Act (CJA) cases, beginning with the appointment of panel attorneys and continuing through the processing of vouchers to the approval of payment for services rendered.

In-Court, Out-of-Court, and Other Expense Worksheets

Authorization and Voucher for Expert and Other Services

Instructions for completing CJA Form 21.

Authorization and Voucher for Payment of Transcript

Instructions for completing CJA Form 24

Statement for a Compensation Claim in Excess of the Statutory Case Compensation Maximum: District Court.

Guidance to Attorneys in Drafting the Memorandum Required for a Compensation Claim in Excess of the Case Compensation Maximum

Instructions for completing a CJA 20 eVoucher