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.

09.27.2015

Order: Guidance to CJA Panel Attorneys on Voucher Preperation

Order: Guidance to CJA Panel Attorneys on Voucher Preperation Mega Cases and use of Associate Counsel 3-15mc178_Order

09.01.2015

Position Announcement: Assistant Federal Defender for Charlotte Office

Federal Defenders of Western North Carolina, Inc. (“FDWNC”), a community defender organization, is accepting applications for an Assistant Federal Defender position in the Charlotte Office. FDWNC is a nonprofit corporation, funded by the Administrative Office of the United States Courts. The organization is not an agency of the federal government; staff members are not federal […]