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.

Save the Date

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. 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).

Information about registration, speakers, and topics will be available as the event approaches.

Third Circuit and Supreme Court Case Updates

  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014

    Defense Link Newsletter

  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  •