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CJA CASE BUDGETING WORKSHEETS: NON-CAPITAL AND CAPITAL REPRESENTATIONS
The information on this page is maintained and developed by the Legal and Policy Division of the Defender Services Office.  For inquiries, please contact the Legal and Policy Division Duty Attorney at 202-502-3030.

Non-Capital Representations

Explanatory Memorandum for Case Budgeting in Non-Capital Panel Attorney Representations
with the Potential for Extraordinary Cost
(pdf)
   
Case budgeting worksheets in non-capital mega-cases (CJA Forms 28A-H) are available in pdf format through uscourts.gov.
   
Alternative Non-Capital Mega-Case Budgeting Worksheets (xls)
 
Capital Prosecution Representations
 
Explanatory Memorandum for Case Budgeting in Federal Death Penalty Panel Attorney Representations (pdf)
   
 - Federal Death Penalty Attorney Services Summary Budget Worksheet (wpd) 
 - Federal Death Penalty Attorney Services Detailed Budget Worksheet (wpd) 
 - Federal Death Penalty Investigative Services Summary Budget Worksheet (wpd) 
 - Federal Death Penalty Investigative Services Detailed Budget Worksheet (wpd) 
 - Federal Death Penalty Expert Services Summary Budget Worksheet (wpd) 
 - Federal Death Penalty Expert Services Detailed Budget Worksheet (wpd) 
 - Federal Death Penalty Other Services Summary Budget Worksheet (wpd)  
 - Federal Death Penalty Other Services Detailed Budget Worksheet (wpd)  
   
 Alternative Federal Death Penalty Budgeting Worksheets (xls)  
 
Capital Habeas Corpus Section 2254 Representations

Explanatory Memorandum for Case Budgeting in Federal Capital Habeas Corpus Representations Arising
Out of a State Court Death Sentence
(pdf)
   
Capital Habeas Corpus Section 2254 Worksheets  (xls)  
   
Case-Budgeting Techniques and Other Cost-Containment Policies   (pdf)  
     


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