Administrative Order Amending 00-1: Reimbursement Guidelines for Court-Appointed Counsel and Public Defender Representation

Whereas, an Administrative Order was signed on July 8, 1998 establishing guidelines for the reimbursement of court-appointed counsel representation, and

Whereas, the existing guidelines do not cover juvenile cases or some common activities in misdemeanor cases,

Now, therefore, it is hereby ordered that reimbursement, where appropriate for court-appointed attorney and public defender representation, be ordered utilizing the following guidelines:

Misdemeanor and Juvenile Cases
Fees for each activity in the case. Fees are cumulative through case resolution:

Pretrial

$100

Pretrial with Disposition

$150

Status Conf. with Disposition

$200

Status Conf. without Disposition

$250

For Each Dispositive Motion

$100

Court Trial (1st day)

$250

For Each Court Trial Day Thereafter

$200

Jury Trial (1st day)

$500

For Each Jury Trial Day Thereafter

$300


Felony Cases

Fees for each activity in the case. Fees are cumulative through case resolution:

Preliminary Hearing

$100

Arraignment and Disposition

$200

For Each Dispositive Motion

$200

Pretrial

$250

Trial (1st day)

$500

For Each Trial Day Thereafter

$300

Dated this 31st day of January, 2001.

Signed by Stephen W. Drescher, Administrative District Judge


 

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