Applications for New Appointments to the EDNY CJA Panel are now being accepted

Thursday, September 15, 2016


The Criminal Justice Act Committee of the United States District Court for the Eastern District  of New York is soliciting applications from highly qualified and experienced criminal defense attorneys for membership on the CJA Panel for the District.


Applications will be accepted from attorneys who are available for case assignments in either the Brooklyn or Central Islip Courthouses, or both. The Committee is also seeking applications from practitioners whose experience is uniquely suited to handling petitions for post conviction relief.

Assignments to the Panel will be for a three-year period, beginning on or about January 1, 2017. The application is available at this link. See the announcement here for more information.


Applications are due by October 10th, 2016.