The mission of the Federal Defenders of Western North Carolina, Inc. is to provide high quality representation to indigent defendants. In achieving this mission, this program will endeavor to: (1) provide the highest quality of legal representation; (2) advance the effectiveness of the legal system through excellence in legal scholarship and through ongoing education and training of the criminal defense bar and the community; (3) foster and promote high standards and ideals engendered by the Bill of Rights and the Criminal Justice Act; and (4) see that justice is administered on a fair and equal basis.


CJA Hourly Rates & Case Maximums

CJA HOURLY RATES-Case Maximums updated 2014


2014 CJA PANEL APPLICATION Due June 30th 2014

Approved General CJA Application 2014 Minimum Panel Requirements