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 criminal panel applicants must participate in a Nuts and Bolts training. The Nuts and Bolts training session will be held virtually Monday September 20, 2021 – Thursday September 30, 2021.  Please email for more information.