CJA Rates and Dates

Case Maximums

CJA 20
Work Completed
Before
10/13/08
Work Provided
On or After
10/13/08
Work Provided
On or After
03/11/09
Work Provided
On or After
01/01/10
Work Provided
On or After
03/01/14
Felonies $ 7,000
Felonies $ 7,800
Felonies $ 8,600
Felonies $ 9,700
Felonies $ 9,800
Misdemeanor
$ 2,000
Misdemeanor
$ 2,000
Misdemeanor
$ 2,000
Misdemeanor
$ 2,800
Misdemeanor
$ 2,800
Other Reps $ 1,500
Other Reps $ 1,700
Other Reps $ 1,800
Other Reps $ 2,100
Other Reps $ 2,100

CJA 21 Per Defendant
Need Prior Approval Over $800
District Court Can Approve Up To $2,400
Need 8 CC Approval Over $2,400

Hourly Attorney Fees

Criminal Cases
Death Penalty Cases
05/01/02
$ 90.00
05/01/02
$ 160
01/01/06
$ 92.00
01/01/06
$ 163
05/20/07
$ 94.00
05/20/07
$ 166
01/01/08
$100.00
01/01/08
$ 170
03/11/09
$110.00
03/11/09
$ 175
01/01/10
$ 125.00
01/01/10
$ 178
09/01/13
$ 110.00
09/01/13
$ 163
03/01/14
$ 126.00
03/01/14
$ 180

Mileage

09/08/98 - 32.5¢
01/01/03 - 36¢
02/01/07 - 48.5¢
01/01/11 - 51¢
04/01/99 - 31¢
01/01/04 - 37.5¢
03/19/08 - 50.5¢
04/17/12 - 55.5¢
01/14/00 - 32.5¢
02/04/05 - 40.5¢
08/01/08 - 58.5¢
01/01/13 - 56.5¢
01/22/01 - 34.5¢
09/01/05 - 48.5¢
02/01/09 - 55¢
01/01/14 - 56¢
01/21/02 - 36.6¢
01/01/06 - 44.5¢
01/01/10 - 50¢
 

Interpreters

Interpreters
Translation
2/1/2010 Certified
Day: $388
1/2 Day: $210
 
OT: $55 /hr
 
Lang. Skilled
Day: $187
1/2 Day: $103
 
OT: $32 /hr
 
General Document: $135 per 1000 words = .135 x word count (no specialized terminology)
Semi-Technical Document: $140 per 1000 words = .140 x words (some specialized terminology; requires research)
Technical Document: $150 per 1000 words = .150 x word count (highly specialized; requires expertise & lengthy research)