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Forms Index
A Manual for Pro Se Litigants Appearing Before the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York Mileage Rates
Abstract of Judgment Miscellaneous Civil Cover Sheet
Affidavit for Judgment by Default Motion for Extension of Time to file an Appeal - Civil Case
Affirmation of Service Motion for Leave to Proceed in Forma Pauperis on Appeal
Answer and Notice of Appearance Motion for Permission for Electronic Case Filing (for pro se cases)
Appearance Motion Under 28 USC 2255 to Vacate, Set Aside, or Correct Sentence by a Person in Federal Custody
Application for Pro Bono Opportunities Motion, Opposition to Motion and Reply
Application for Reimbursement Notice of Appeal -- civil case
Application for the Court to Request Counsel -- civil case Notice of Appearance of Pro Bono Counsel
Application for the Court to Request Counsel -- habeas corpus case Notice of Change of Address
Attorney Hourly Rates & Breakdown Sheets Notice of Change of Address For Pro Se Litigants
Attorney Service Pass Application Notice of Filing of Official Transcript
Bill of Costs Notice of Intent to Request Redaction
Capital Attorney Hourly Rates & Breakdown Sheets Notice of Lawsuit and Request for Waiver of Service of Summons
Case Maximums Notice of Settlement
Certificate of Good Standing / Wall Certificate Notice of Voluntary Dismissal
Certification of Judgment for Registration in Another District Order for Attorney Name Change
Civil Cover Sheet Order to Show Cause for Preliminary Injunction and T.R.O.
CJA Attorney Worksheet (MS Word format) Order to take evidence abroad
CJA Attorney Worksheet (WordPerfect format) Petition for a Writ of Habeas Corpus under 28 USC 2241
CJA Death Eligible Worksheet (MS Word format)Petition for Admission to SDNY Bar
CJA Death Eligible Worksheet (WordPerfect format) Petition Under 28 USC § 2254 for Writ of Habeas Corpus by a Person in State Custody
CJA Form 20 Plaintiff's Interrogatories & Request for Production of Documents - Employment Discrimination Cases
CJA Form 21 Plaintiff's Interrogatories & Request for Production of Documents - Prisoner Cases, Local Rule 33.2
CJA Form 23Plan for Student Practice in Civil Actions
CJA Form 24 Prisoner Authorization
CJA Form 26Procedure for Filing a Civil Notice of Appeal to the 2nd Circuit
CJA Form 30 Rate and Information Sheet
CJA Form 31 Redaction Request Form
CJA Travel Authorization Related Case Statement
Clerk's Certificate Representing Yourself at Trial
Complaint - Employment Discrimination Request to Proceed In Forma Pauperis
Complaint - General Request to Take Evidence Abroad
Complaint - Prisoner Civil Rights, 42 USC § 1983 Retaining the Service of an Interpreter for CJA Matters
Complaint - Social Security Rule 7.1 Statement
Consent to Electronic Service (for pro se cases) Sample Attorney Breakdown Sheets
Consent to Proceed Before US Magistrate Judge Sample Introductory Letter To Pro Se Litigant
Consent to Proceed Before US Magistrate Judge Over a Specific Motion Satisfaction of Judgment
Contract Court Interpreter Services: Terms and Conditions Standards for Performance and Professional Responsibility forContract Interpreters in the Federal Courts
Current Criminal Justice Act Plan Standing Order: Electronic Devices General Purpose
Default Judgment Statement of Damages
ECF (Password) Registration Only Form with Instructions Stipulation of Settlement & Order of Dismissal
Fee Schedule Stipulation of Voluntary Dismissal
Fillable Form for Electronic Devices General Purpose Subpoena to Appear and Testify at Hearing or Trial in a Civil Action
Foreign Mailing Instructions Subpoena To Procude Documents, Information, or Objects or To Permit Inspection of Premises
How to Appeal a Social Security/SSI Disability Case Subpoena to Testify at a Deposition in a Civil Action
Instructions for Admission Pro Hac Vice Subpoena To Testify at a Deposition In A Criminal Case
Instructions for Billing for Time and Expenses for more than One Client Subpoena to Testify at a Hearing or Trial in a Criminal Case
Interpreter Rates Summons in a Civil Case
Interpreter's CJA Travel Expense Form Third Party Summons in a Civil Action
Judiciary Staff Travel Regulations Time and Expenses in Common Form
Law Student Intern Appearance Form Time Conversion
Limited Notice of Appearance of Pro Bono CounselTranscript Request for Electronically Recorded Court Proceeding
Local Civil Rule 12.1 & NoticeTranscript Request For Proceeding Recorded By A Court Reporter
Local Civil Rule 54.1. Taxable Costs Waiver of Service of Summons
Local Civil Rule 56.2 & Notice Writ of Execution Against Property