Forms ยป CJA

Vouchers
Form Name Description Rev. Date (MM/DD)
CJA 20 Appointment of and Authority to Pay Court-Appointed Counsel 12/03
CJA 20 Instructions Instructions for CJA 20
CJA 21 Authorization and Voucher for Expert and other Services 05/12
CJA 21 Instructions Instructions for CJA 21 01/13
CJA 24 Authorization and Voucher for Payment of Transcript 01/08
CJA 24 Instructions Instructions for CJA 24
CJA 30 Death Penalty Proceedings: Appointment of and Authority to Pay Court-Appointed Counsel. 02/12
CJA 30 Instructions Instructions for CJA 30
CJA 31 Death Penalty Proceedings: Ex Parte Request for Authorization and Voucher for Expert and Other Services. 08/12
CJA 31 Instructions Instructions for CJA 31
Attorney Excess Compensation Claimes
Form Name Description Rev. Date (MM/DD)
CJA 26 - District Court Statement for a Compensation Claim in Excess of the Statutory Case Compensation Maximum: District Court 03/12
CJA 26A Guidance to Attorneys in Drafting the Memorandum for a Claim in Excess of the Case Compensation Maximum: District Court 03/12
CJA 27 - Appeals Court Compensation Claim in Excess of the Statutory Case Compensation Maximum: Court of Appeals 03/12
CJA 27A Guidance to Attorneys in Drafting the Memorandum for a Claim in Excess of the Case Compensation Maximum: Court of Appeals 03/12
Budgeting Worksheets
Form Name Description Rev. Date (MM/DD)
CJA 28A Attorney Services Detailed Budget Worksheet for Non-capital Representations with the Potential for Extraordinary Cost. 04/04
CJA 28A Instructions Instructions for CJA 28A
CJA 28B Attorney Services Summary Budget Worksheet for Non-capital Representations with the Potential for Extraordinary Cost. 04/04
CJA 28B Instructions Instructions for CJA 28B
Other CJA Forms
Form Name Description Rev. Date (MM/DD)
CJA 07 Order Terminating Appointment of Counsel and/or Authorization for Distribution of Available Private Funds 09/05
CJA 19 Notice to Court - Appointed Counsel of Public Disclosure of Attorney Fee Information 04/01
CJA 23 Financial Affidavit 11/11
CJA 25 Notice to CJA Panel Attorney Regarding Availability of Investigative, Expert and Other Services 05/12
CJA 28 - Hawaii District Court Payment Recommendation Sheet for CJA 20 04/12
CJA 20 Time and Costs Worksheet Excel spreadsheet. Fill in hours and amounts in the services and costs tabs. View summary tab for summary of hours and expenses. Microsoft Excel needed to use.
National CJA Voucher Reference Tool On-line Reference Tool that provides quick access to policies & procedures related to the Criminal Justice Act (CJA) You will be re-directed to the uscourts.gov website.