CJA Hourly Rates & Case Maximums

Non­Capital Hourly Rates for CJA Panel Attorneys

If services were performed between…The hourly rate maximum is…

03/23/2018 to present - $140
05/05/2017 through 03/22/2018 - $132
01/01/2016 through 05/04/2017 - $129
01/01/2015 through 12/31/2015 - $127
03/01/2014 thrnugh 12/31/2014 - $126
09/01/2013 through 02/28/2014 - $110
01/01/2010 through 08/31/2013 - $125
03/11/2009 through 12/31/2009 - $110
01/01/2008 through 03/10/2009 - $100
05/20/2007 through 12/31/2007 - $94
01/01/2006 through 05/19/2007 - $92
05/01/2002 through 12/31/2005 - $90

*This rate reflects the judiciary’s implementation of a “temporary emergency $15 reduction” in the CJA maximum non­capital hourly rate.

Capital Hourly Rates for CJA Panel Attorneys

If services were performed between…The hourly rate maximum is…

03/23/2018 to present - $188
05/05/2017 through 03/22/2018 - $185
01/01/2016 through 05/04/2017 - $183
01/01/2015 through 12/31/2015 - $181
03/01/2014 through 12/31/2014 - $l80
09/01/2013 through 02/28/2014 - $163
01/01/2010 through 08/31/2013 - $178
03/11/2009 through 12/31/2009 - $175
01/01/2008 through 03/10/2009 - $170
05/20/2007 through 12/31/2007 - $166
01/01/2006 through 05/19/2007 - $163
02/01/2005 through 12/31/2005 - $160

*This rate reflects the judiciary’s implementation of a “temporary emergency $15 reduction” in the maximum capital hourly rate.