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Court-Appointed Counsel


JAC’s Court-Appointed Section reviews and audits attorney fee billings submitted by private court-appointed counsel and related bills submitted by associated due process vendors, such as court reporters, investigators, and expert witnesses, for completeness and compliance with contractual and statutory requirements. Each year JAC Court Appointed processes approximately 56,000 such bills.

Below please find guides to submitting attorney and due process billings as well as motions and orders samples.


ATTORNEY FEE FORMS & DUE PROCESS VOUCHER COVERS FOR COURT-APPOINTED COUNSEL (CAC)


CIRCUIT REGISTRY CONTACT LIST

Attorneys seeking to be included on a court-appointed registry for a specific circuit must contact the circuit registry clerk to obtain an application. Similarly, to be removed from a circuit registry, attorneys must also contact the circuit registry clerk. To assist attorneys, JAC has compiled a contact list of circuit registry clerks:
Circuit Registry Contact List (as of February 13, 2017).


COURT-APPOINTED REGISTRY CONTRACTS BY CIRCUIT


ATTORNEY BILLING

Guide to Obtaining Attorney's Fees  
Attorney Billing Made Easy - Flowchart  
Memo - Court-Appointed Counsel - Attorney Fees  
Letter Regarding Submission of Required Supporting Documentation  
Due Process Rates

DUE PROCESS PAYMENT

Guide to Obtaining Due Process Costs
Invoice Numbering for Due Process Invoices
What are due Process Costs?
Due Process Vendors with Contracts Search

MODEL ATTORNEY FEES, COSTS AND RELATED EXPENSES MOTIONS AND ORDERS


CONTACT INFORMATION



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