The Criminal Justice Act in the District Court of Guam

If you are interested in being appointed to represent indigent criminal defendants in the District Court of Guam, please fill out the Criminal Justice Act Panel Questionnaire found below, and return it to Federal Public Defender John Gorman.  Mr. Gorman can be reached at or (671) 472-7111.

General Information
Compensation Information
CJA Memos
  • 2008-10-27 : The Judicial and Technical Amendments Act of 2008
  • 2009-03-23 : The Omnibus Appropriations Act of 2009
  • 2010-06-04 : Increase to Case Compensation Maximums
  • 2013-08-27 : Case Compensation Under the CJA
  • 2013-09-17 : Temporary Suspension of CJA Payments
  • 2014-04-21 : Increased Hourly Rate for Panel Attorneys

CJA Forms
CJA eVoucher Training Videos