Court Appointed Attorneys

2010-45-GEN - Establishes Procedure for Appointment of Counsel in Criminal and Civil Proceedings and Establishes Due Process Service Provider Rates

2012-44-GEN - Establishes a Limited Registry for Private Court Appointed Counsel

2013-22-GEN - Designates Judge to Hear Motions for Excess Fees

Waiver of Excess Fees



FISCAL YEAR 2013-2014




The 17th Judicial Circuit is accepting applications from attorneys interested in receiving appointments for individuals as required by law. If you are presently on the Registry you do not need to submit an application unless you are seeking appointments in additional categories. 

Applications are reviewed on a quarterly basis. The deadlines for Fiscal Year 2013-2014 are: 

- June 17, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. for the quarter commencing July 1, 2013 

- September 16, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. for the quarter commencing October 1, 2013 

- December 13, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. for the quarter commencing January 1, 2014 

- March 13, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. for the quarter commencing April 1, 2014

Applications received after the closing date will be considered for the next quarter

JAC Memo for 2012-2013 Contracts

Court Appointed Attorney Application Criminal

Court Appointed Attorney Application Dependency

Court Appointed Attorney Application Juvenile Delinquency

Court Appointed Attorney Application Probate