The Criminal Justice Act (CJA) (United States Code: Title 18, § 3006A) provides federal funds for attorneys, experts, and services necessary for the adequate representation of indigent defendants. In the District of Connecticut, the CJA Unit of the Clerk's Office administers the CJA.
In addition to overseeing payment to counsel and experts, the CJA Unit serves as a resource for panel members in their representation of indigent clients.
For news and announcements please visit the court's main News & Announcements page.
If you have questions with regard to CJA Vouchers and/ or process, please contact:
CJA Audit Clerk - Bridgeport Judges
Brien McMahon Federal Building
915 Lafayette Boulevard
Bridgeport, Connecticut 06604
CJA Audit Clerk - New Haven Judges
Richard C. Lee United States Court House
141 Church Street
New Haven, Connecticut 06510
CJA Audit Clerk - Hartford Judges
Abraham Ribicoff Federal Building
450 Main Street
Hartford, Connecticut 06103