Current Happenings

Applications for membership on the Criminal Justice Act Panel of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania are now available. To obtain a CJA application, please contact Susan Flaherty, Paralegal at the Federal Community Defender Office at Susan_Flaherty@fd.org or via phone (215) 928-1100 ext. 7605. Please note that application packages are due no later than Friday, May 18, 2018. Incomplete application packages will not be considered by the CJA Selection Committee.

Registration is Now Open

The Federal Community Defender Office and the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania are pleased to announce that they will host The 27th Annual Maureen Kearney Rowley CJA Panel Training Seminar for CJA Panel Attorneys, Federal Defenders, and other federal criminal defense practitioners. The seminar will be held at the Federal Community Defender Office for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania located in The Curtis Center, 601 Walnut Street, Ste. 540 West, Philadelphia, PA 19106. There will be two identical sessions as follows: Thursday, May 10, 2018 (11:30 am - 4:30 pm) and Friday, May 11, 2018 (8:30 am - 1:30 pm). The registration deadline is April 27, 2018, and there will be no late registration or walk-ins permitted. We strongly encourage you to register as soon as possible, as we anticipate a large number of participants. For registration details, please contact Susan Flaherty, Paralegal at Susan_Flaherty@fd.org.

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