Notice to CJA Appointed Counsel:
The Court will continue to process and certify CJA vouchers during the government shutdown. Final payments will not be made, however, until the shutdown has ended.
The hourly compensation rate for work performed on or after March 23, 2018 is increased to $140.00 per hour for non-capital cases. The case compensation maximum for appeals (from felony, misdemeanor, proceeding under 18 U.S.C. § 4106A ,18 U.S.C. § 983, post-conviction proceeding under 28 U.S.C. §§ 2241, 2254 or 2255, and 28 U.S.C.§ 1875) has increased to $7,800 and appeals of other representation has increased to $2,300. The rate for capital cases for work performed on or after March 23, 2018 is increased to $188.00 per hour.
The Court of Appeals went live on eVoucher on June 6, 2016.
- eVoucher FAQs
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- Guidelines for Representation and Submitting Vouchers
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- Maintaining Your Attorney Profile ; How to Navigate the System; Preparing and Submitting a CJA 20; Creating and Submitting a CJA 21