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									          UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
                   DISTRICT OF
                CJA WORKSHEETS


To start the billing process, please complete the following information:


Case Number:
Case Name:
Defendant:
District Judge:

                                   Appointed Attorney
Full Name:
Firm Name:
Street or PO Box:
City, State, ZIP:
Phone#:
Fax#:
E-mail:
Rate/Hour:                                Type:
                   CJA 20 Worksheet - In Court Hours
       Attorney:
      Defendant:
       Case No:
          Judge:




                                                                    15 a Arraignment/Plea




                                                                                                                                                                                   15 g Appeals Court
                                                                                            15 b Bail/Detention




                                                                                                                                              15 e Sentencing


                                                                                                                                                                15 f Revocation
                                                                                                                  15 c Motions




                                                                                                                                                                                                        15 h Other
                                                                                                                                 15 d Trial
                                              Doc Number
        Date               Description         (CM/ECF)     Pages




11/17/2010                                        Page 2 of 10                                                                                                                    Revised 3-2008
                      CJA 20 Worksheet - Out of Court Hours
          Attorney:
         Defendant:
          Case No:
             Judge:




                                                                                                                                                        16 e Investigative/Other
                                                                                                          16 c Research\Writing


                                                                                                                                  16 d Travel Time
                                                                         16 a Interviews


                                                                                           16 b Records
                                                   Doc Number
             Date               Description         (CM/ECF)     Pages




11/17/2010                                        Page 3 of 10                                                                                       Revised 3-2008
       CJA 20 Worksheet - Travel Expenses

     Attorney:
    Defendant:
     Case No:
        Judge:

                                                 Parking/
                                                  Tolls/                                                         Other
                                        Travel    Public                            Taxi/                       Travel
      Date       Expense Description   mileage    Trans     Airfare   Rental Car   Shuttle   Hotel   Meals     Expenses




11/17/2010                                        Page 4 of 10                                               Revised 3-2008
                     CJA 20 Worksheet - Expenses
              Attorney:
             Defendant:
              Case No:
                 Judge:

                                                                   Long
                                                                  Distance                             Other
              Date         Expense Description     Facsimile      Charges    Photocopies   Postage   Expenses




11/17/2010                                         Page 5 of 10                                          Revised 3-2008
                                 Attorney:
                                Defendant:
                                 Case No:
                                    Judge:



                   Categories                    Hours Claimed          Adjustments
   15a - Arraignment/Plea                                        -                      -
   15b - Bail/Detention                                          -                      -
   15c - Motions                                                 -                      -
   15d - Trial                                                   -                      -
   15e - Sentencing                                              -                      -
   15f - Revocation                                              -                      -
   15g - Appeals Court                                           -                      -
   15h - Other                                                   -                      -
   Total 15a - 15h (Hours)                                       -                      -
   Total In-Court x Rate Per Hour                    $0.00                  $0.00


   16a - Interviews                                              -                      -
   16b - Records                                                 -                      -
   16c - Research/Writing                                        -                      -
   16d - Travel Time                                             -                      -
   16e - Investigative/Other                                     -                      -
   Total 16a - 16e (Hours)                                       -                      -
   Total Out-of-Court x Rate Per Hour                $0.00                  $0.00


                                                 12/31/2009 -            2/1/2009 -         8/1/2008 -    3/19/2008 -
   17. Travel miles
                                                    current              12/31/2009         1/31/2009      7/31/2008
                                Rate per mile:      0.500                   0.550             0.585         0.505
   Total Miles Claimed                                       -                      -                 -             -
   Court Adjustments                                         -                      -                 -             -
   Total Adj. Miles x Rate Per Mile                          -                      -                 -             -


                                                   Attorney              Court Adj.           Total
                                                   Request                (if any)          Approved
   17. Travel Misc.                                          -                      -                 -
   17. Total Travel Expenses                                 -                      -                 -
   18. Facsimile                                             -                      -                 -
   18. Long Distance Charges                                 -                      -                 -
   18. Photo Copies                                          -                      -                 -
   18. Postage                                               -                      -                 -
   18. Other Expenses                                        -                      -                 -
   18. Total Non-Travel Expenses                             -                      -                 -




11/17/2010                                                           Page 6 of 10                                       Revised 3-2008
   CJA 20 (Electronic Form) APPOINTMENT OF AND AUTHORITY TO PAY COURT APPOINTED COUNSEL (Rev. 12/03)
1. CIR./ DIST./ DIV. CODE                    2. PERSON REPRESENTED                                                                           VOUCHER NUMBER

3. MAG. DKT./ DEF. NUMBER                                  4. DIST. DKT./ DEF. NUMBER              5. APPEALS DKT./ DEF. NUMBER              6. OTHER DKT. NUMBER


7. IN CASE/MATTER OF (Case Name )                          8. PAYMENT CATEGORY                     9. TYPE PERSON REPRESENTED                10. REPRESENTATION TYPE


11. OFFENSE(S) CHARGED (Cite U.S. Code, Title & Section) If more than one offense, list (up to five) major offenses charged, according to severity of offense.


12. ATTORNEY'S NAME (First Name, M.I., Last Name, including any suffix), AND
MAILING ADDRESS:                                                                               13. COURT ORDER:
Name:
                                                                                                    Prior Attorney's Name                                                Appointment Dates
Address:                                                                                           Because the above-named person represented has testified under oath or has
                                                                                                   otherwise satisfied this Court that he or she (1) is financially unable to employ counsel
                                                                                                   and (2) does not wish to waive counsel, and because the interests of justice so require,
                                                                                                   the attorney whose name appears in Item 12 is appointed to represent this person in
Phone #                                                                                            his case, OR
Fax #                                                                                              Other (See Instructions)

14. NAME AND ADDRESS OF LAW FIRM
   (Only provide per instructions)

                                                                                                     Signature of presiding Judicial Officer or By Order of the Court
Name:

Address:                                                                                             Date of Order                               Nunc Pro Tunc Date


                                                                                        Repayment or partial repayment ordered from the person represented for this service at time of
                                                                                        appointment.                   Yes         No

                                        CLAIM FOR SERVICES AND EXPENSES                                                                         FOR COURT USE ONLY
                                                                                                                                               Math/Tech.
                                                                               HOURS                 TOTAL AMOUNT             Math/Tech.        Adjusted           Additional         Amount
               Categories (Attach itemization of services with dates)         CLAIMED                   CLAIMED              Adjusted Hrs       Amounts             Review           Authorized
15.                      a. Arraignment and/or Plea                              -                                 -                                    -                                     -
                         b. Bail and Detention Hearings                          -                                 -                                    -                                     -
                         c. Motion Hearings                                      -                                 -                                    -                                     -
                         d. Trial                                                -                                 -                                    -                                     -
        In Court




                         e. Sentencing Hearings                                  -                                 -                                    -                                     -
                         f. Revocation Hearings                                  -                                 -                                    -                                     -
                         g. Appeals Court                                        -                                 -                                    -                                     -
                         h. Other (Specify on add'l sheets)                      -                                 -                                    -                                     -
                        (Rate per Hr)                  TOTALS                    -                                 -                                    -                                     -
16.                      a. Interviews and Conferences                           -                                 -                                    -                                     -
        Out of Court




                         b. Obtaining and reviewing records                      -                                 -                                    -                                     -
                         c. Legal Research and brief writing                     -                                 -                                    -                                     -
                         d. Travel time                                          -                                 -                                    -                                     -
                         e. Investigative & other work (Specify on add'l sheets )-                                 -                                    -                                     -
                        (Rate per Hr)                   TOTALS                   -                                 -                  -                 -                                     -
17. Travel Expenses (lodging, parking, meals, mileage, etc.)                                                       -                                    -                                     -
18. Other Expenses (other than expert, transcripts, etc.)                                                          -                                    -                                     -
GRAND TOTALS (CLAIMED AND ADJUSTED):                                                                               -                                    -                                     -
19. CERTIFICATION OF ATTORNEY/PAYEE FOR THE PERIOD OF SERVICE                                      20. APPOINTMENT TERMINATION               21. CASE DISPOSITION
                                                                                                   DATE IF OTHER
From:                                            to:
                                                                                                   THAN CASE
                                                                                                   COMPLETION:

22. CLAIM STATUS:                            Final Payment                  Interim Payment Number                                        Supplemental Payment
                                                                                                             (Payment #)
Have you previously applied to the court for compensation and/or
                                                                                              Yes             No             If yes, were you paid?                Yes          No
reimbursement for this case?
Other than from the court, have you, or to your knowledge has anyone else, received payment                            Yes       No          If yes, give details on additional sheets.
(compensation or anything of value) from any other source in connection with this representation?

I swear or affirm the truth or correctness of the above statements.

Signature of Attorney                                                                                                                                       Date
                                                                            APPROVED FOR PAYMENT--COURT USE ONLY
23. IN COURT COMP.                         24. OUT OF COURT COMP             25. TRAVEL EXPENSES             26. OTHER EXPENSES              27. TOTAL AMT. APPR - Check if certified:
                                    -                                   -                              -                              -                                                       -
28. SIGNATURE OF THE PRESIDING JUDGE                                                                         DATE                            28a. JUDGE CODE


29. IN COURT COMP.                         30. OUT OF COURT COMP             31. TRAVEL EXPENSES             32. OTHER EXPENSES              33. TOTAL AMT. APPR./CERT.


34. SIGNATURE OF THE CHIEF JUDGE, COURT OF APPEALS (OR DELEGATE)                                             DATE                            34a. JUDGE CODE
                                                 CUMULATIVE TOTALS
                           Interim    Service      Travel      Other
                          Payment      Comp.     Expenses    Expenses      Total        Court
  Start Date   End Date   Number     Requested   Requested   Requested   Requested   Adjustments   Total Paid   Cumulative Total




11/17/2010                                                                                                                         Revised 3-2008
CJA 26 (Rev. 10/00)
    SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION STATEMENT FOR A COMPENSATION CLAIM IN EXCESS OF THE STATUTORY
                         CASE COMPENSATION MAXIMUM: DISTRICT COURT

THIS FORM PROVIDES INFORMATION TO SUPPORT COUNSEL'S CLAIM THAT THE REPRESENTATION GIVEN WAS IN AN EXTENDED OR COMPLEX
CASE, AND THAT THE EXCESS PAYMENT IS NECESSARY TO PROVIDE FAIR COMPENSATION. PARAGRAPH 2.22B(3) OF THE GUIDELINES FOR THE
ADMINISTRATION OF THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE ACT , VOLUME VII, GUIDE TO JUDICIARY POLICIES AND PROCEDURES , DEFINES THE TERMS "EXTENDED"
AND "COMPLEX," AND SUGGESTS CRITERIA FOR DETERMINING "FAIR COMPENSATION." THIS FORMS SERVES AS COUNSEL'S MEMORANDUM
REQUIRED BY PARAGRAPH 2.22C(2) OF THOSE GUIDELINES , AND DOES NOT REPLACE ANY OTHER DOCUMENTATION REQUIRED TO SUPPORT THE
PAYMENT REQUEST.
ATTORNEY NAME:
CASE NAME:

DOCKET NUMBER:                                                                              VOUCHER NUMBER:
1   PERIOD OF APPOINTMENT (DATES):                                                         TO
       TOTAL NUMBER OF IN-COURT HOURS:                                SPECIFYING: PRETRIAL HEARINGS:
                                      TRIAL:                                    SENTENCING HEARINGS:
                      ALL OTHER IN-COURT:                  TOTAL NUMBER OF OUT-OF-COURT HOURS:

2   OFFENSES CHARGED:



    NUMBER OF COUNTS CHARGED:                                               NUMBER OF CO-DEFENDANTS:

    OTHER PENDING CASES (DOCKET NUMBERS) OF DEFENDANT DURING REPRESENTATION:

    IF APPLICABLE, SENTENCING GUIDELINE RANGE FOUND BY THE COURT FOR SENTENCING:

    WAS A MANDATORY MINIMUM FOUND OR AT ISSUE AT SENTENCING?
    DESCRIBE DISCOVERY MATERIALS (NATURE AND VOLUME) AND/OR DISCOVERY PRACTICES WHICH ARE A NOTEWORTHY
3   FACTOR IN THE NUMBER OF HOURS CLAIMED:




    LIST AND DESCRIBE MOTIONS, LEGAL MEMORANDA, JURY INSTRUCTIONS, AND SENTENCING DOCUMENTS, OR LEGAL
    RESEARCH NOT RESULTING IN SUCH, WHICH ARE A NOTEWORTHY FACTOR IN THE NUMBER OF HOURS CLAIMED AND WHICH
4   WERE DRAFTED ORIGINALLY FOR THIS CASE (DO NOT INCLUDE STANDARDIZED MOTIONS, ETC., UNLESS CONTENT WAS
    MODIFIED SIGNIFICANTLY):




    SUMMARIZE INVESTIGATION AND CASE PREPARATION (E.G., NUMBER AND ACCESSIBILITY OF WITNESSES INTERVIEWED,
5   RECORD COLLECTION, DOCUMENT ORGANIZATION) WHICH ARE A NOTEWORTHY FACTOR IN THE NUMBER OF HOURS
    CLAIMED:
CJA 26 (Rev. 10/00)
    EXPLAIN, IF NOTEWORTHY, IMPACT ON THE NUMBER OF HOURS CLAIMED OF INVESTIGATIVE, EXPERT, OR OTHER SERVICES
6
    USED (CJA 21 VOUCHER)




    CHECK WHETHER ANY OF THE FOLLOWING CLIENT CONSIDERATIONS ARE A NOTEWORTHY FACTOR IN THE NUMBER OF
    HOURS CLAIMED AND EXPLAIN EACH:

7               COMMUNICATION WITH CLIENT/FAMILY:                     LANGUAGE DIFFERENCE:
                           ACCESSIBILITY OF CLIENT:                                  OTHER:




8   EXPLAIN ANY EXPENSE (ITEMS 17 AND 18 OF THE CJA 20 VOUCHER) GREATER THAN $500:




    EXPLAIN ANY OTHER NOTEWORTHY CIRCUMSTANCES REGARDING THE CASE AND THE REPRESENTATION PROVIDED TO
9   SUPPORT THIS COMPENSATION REQUEST:

INCLUDE, IF APPLICABLE: (A) NEGOTIATIONS WITH U.S. ATTORNEY'S OFFICE OR LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY; (B) COMPLEXITY
OR NOVELTY OF LEGAL ISSUES AND FACTUAL COMPLEXITY; (C) RESPONSIBILITIES INVOLVED MEASURED BY THE MAGNITUDE
AND IMPORTANCE OF THE CASE; (D) MANNER IN WHICH DUTIES WERE PERFORMED AND KNOWLEDGE, SKILL, EFFICIENCY,
PROFESSIONALISM, AND JUDGMENT REQUIRED OF AND USED BY COUNSEL; (E) NATURE OF COUNSEL'S PRACTICE AND HARDSHIP
OR INJURY RESULTING FROM THE REPRESENTATION; AND (F) ANY EXTRAORDINARY PRESSURE OF TIME OR OTHER FACTORS
UNDER WHICH SERVICES WERE RENDERED.




SIGNATURE OF APPOINTED ATTORNEY:                                             DATE:

								
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