Forms ยป CJA

Vouchers
Form Name Description Rev. Date (MM/DD)
CJA 20 (Form & Instructions) Appointment of and Authority to Pay Court-Appointed Counsel
CJA 21 (Form & Instructions) Authorization and Voucher for Expert and other Services
CJA 24 (Form & Instructions) Authorization and Voucher for Payment of Transcript
CJA 30 (Form & Instructions) Death Penalty Proceedings: Appointment of and Authority to Pay Court-Appointed Counsel.
CJA 31 (Form & Instructions) Death Penalty Proceedings: Ex Parte Request for Authorization and Voucher for Expert and Other Services.
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
CJA 26A Guidance to Attorneys in Drafting the Memorandum for a Claim in Excess of the Case Compensation Maximum: District Court
CJA 27 - Appeals Court Compensation Claim in Excess of the Statutory Case Compensation Maximum: Court of Appeals
CJA 27A Guidance to Attorneys in Drafting the Memorandum for a Claim in Excess of the Case Compensation Maximum: Court of Appeals
Budgeting Worksheets
Form Name Description Rev. Date (MM/DD)
CJA 28A (Form & Instructions) Attorney Services Detailed Budget Worksheet for Non-capital Representations with the Potential for Extraordinary Cost.
CJA 28B (Form & Instructions) Attorney Services Summary Budget Worksheet for Non-capital Representations with the Potential for Extraordinary Cost.
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
CJA 19 Notice to Court - Appointed Counsel of Public Disclosure of Attorney Fee Information
CJA 23 Financial Affidavit
CJA 25 Notice to CJA Panel Attorney Regarding Availability of Investigative, Expert and Other Services
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.