Free Form 09 - Application for Attorneys Fees - Federal

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Office of the Clerk UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE NINTH CIRCUIT P.O. Box 193939 San Francisco, California 94119-3939
Molly C. Dwyer Clerk of Court (415) 355-8000

Form 9: APPLICATION FOR ATTORNEYS FEES Under Ninth Circuit Rule 39-1.6
9th Cir. No. Case Name:


DESCRIPTION OF SERVICES Interviews & Conferences Obtaining & Reviewing Records Legal Research Preparing Briefs Preparing for & Attending Oral Argument Other (specify below):




A request for an award of attorneys fees must be supported by a memorandum showing that the party seeking fees is legally entitled to them and must be accompanied by Form 9 or a document that contains substantially the same information, along with: (1) a detailed itemization of the tasks performed each date and the amount of time spent by each lawyer and paralegal on each task; (2) a summary for each lawyer and paralegal of the total hours spent in the categories set forth above; (3) a showing that the hourly rates claimed are the prevailing rates in the relevant market; and (4) an affidavit attesting to the accuracy of the information submitted.