Request Access to fd.org Private Resources
Access to the secured sections of fd.org is generally limited to employees of federal defender offices and private CJA practitioners.
FOR EMPLOYEES OF FEDERAL DEFENDER OFFICES
If you are an employee of a federal defender office, you should have received an email explaining how to log into the site. If you did not receive the email please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
FOR CJA PANEL ATTORNEYS AND OTHER REQUESTORS
If you think you have an account, please try to recover your password using this link: https://www.fd.org/user/password
If you are NOT an employee of a federal defender office, you must complete this online application. We will review your application within 7 business days, though this time frame may increase if we have a large volume of requests. If your application is approved you will receive an automated email containing your user ID as well as instructions on how to create a password. We will notify you by email if your application is denied.
If you have an immediate, case-related need for access to a document on the site and you have not yet received log in credentials, please call the Training Division Hotline at 1-800-788-9908. If you have any other questions or encounter any problems requesting access, please send an email to: email@example.com.