CJA Hourly Rates & Case Maximums

Non­Capital Hourly Rates for CJA Panel Attorneys

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

1/1/2015 to present - $127

3/1/2014 through 12/31/2014
9/1/2013 through 2/28/2014 - $126 $110*

1/1/2010 through 8/31/2013 - $125
3/11/2009 through 12/31/2009 - $110
1/1/2008 through 3/10/2009 - $100
5/20/2007 through 12/31/2007 - $94
1/1/2006 through 5/19/2007 - $92
5/1/2002 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…
1/1/2015 to present - $181

3/1/2014 through 12/31/2014
9/1/2013 through 2/28/2014 -$180 $163*

1/1/2010 through 8/31/2013 - $178
3/11/2009 through 12/31/2009 - $175
1/1/2008 through 3/10/2009 - $170
5/20/2007 through 12/31/2007 - $166
1/1/2006 through 5/19/2007 - $163
2/1/2005 through 12/31/2005 - $160
4/24/1996 through 1/31/2005 - $125

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