Photography courtesy of Rob Wells, Esq.

How to Apply to Become a Panel Attorney:

Download and complete the panel application, found below. Submit completed application and corresponding attachments, certificate of good standing, malpractice insurance binder, and a completed W9 to the ACP office directly or by email at:


Please Note: Panel attorneys are not employed by the Assigned Counsel Program but rather are independent contractors of the Assigned Counsel Program.



Nuts and Bolts Training

All new panel applicants must participate in a Nuts and Bolts training. Our most recent Nuts and Bolts training session was February 3rd – 13th. Out of concern for everyone’s safety the next Nuts and Bolts training session will be conducted virtually, October 5, 2020 – October 16, 2020. Details coming soon! Please contact Laura at 315-476-2921 or email¬†for more information.