Requesting Log In Credentials for

Access to the secured sections of is generally limited to employees of federal defender offices and private CJA practitioners. To receive log in credentials, you must complete an online application, beginning with the fields below. We will review your application within 7 business days, though this time frame may increase if we have a large volume of requests. If your application is approved you will receive an automated email containing your user ID as well as instructions on how to create a password. We will notify you by email if your application is denied. If you have any questions or encounter any problems, please send an email to:

If you think you have an account, please try to recover your password using this link:

Are you a member of a CJA district or appellate court panel, or enrolled
in an established CJA Panel Training Program in at least one jurisdiction?: