D.C. Circuit Seeks Applicants for Committee Vacancies

May 4, 2017

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit is seeking candidates to fill vacancies on two of its committees for three-year terms, beginning July 1. D.C. Bar members interested in being considered for an appointment should submit a resume by May 22 to Elizabeth H. Paret, Circuit Executive, at


Advisory Committee on Procedures

The committee studies the rules and internal operating procedures of the Court and makes recommendations to the Court. The committee will have several vacancies.

Criminal Justice Act (CJA) Panel Committee

The committee annually examines the CJA list to assure that it is current and that its members are qualified. The committee also reviews the operation and administration of the CJA list over the preceding year and recommends to the Court appropriate changes regarding the appointment process and panel management. The committee will have one vacancy for an experienced criminal law practitioner who is not on the CJA list.