The mission of the Federal Defenders of Western North Carolina, Inc. is to provide high quality representation to indigent defendants. In achieving this mission, this program will endeavor to: (1) provide the highest quality of legal representation; (2) advance the effectiveness of the legal system through excellence in legal scholarship and through ongoing education and training of the criminal defense bar and the community; (3) foster and promote high standards and ideals engendered by the Bill of Rights and the Criminal Justice Act; and (4) see that justice is administered on a fair and equal basis.
The 2015 CJA Panel application period is open from June 16, 2015 through August 31, 2015. The application and all supporting materials must be received by August 31, 2015, to be considered. Applicants will be notified regarding selection on or before October 31, 2015. Links to the fillable application forms can be found below. The […]
THE ANNUAL CJA CLE SEMINAR IS BACK IN ASHEVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA, APRIL 2-3, 2015 AT THE HILTON ASHEVILLE BILTMORE PARK Register now for the April 2-3, 2015 program, “2015 Federal Criminal Defense Practice Annual CLE.” It wil be held at the Hilton Asheville Biltmore Park at 43 Town Square Blvd. Asheville, NC 28803. Below are […]