Proposed amendments to
Administrative Order JB-05-5 (A. 9-11)
regarding fees and procedures for court-appointed
guardians ad litem and workers' compensation attorneys

Comments due on or before June 28, 2016, at 4:00 p.m.


The Maine Supreme Judicial Court invites comments on proposed amendments to Administrative Order JB-05-5 (A. 9-11), Revised Fee Schedule for Guardians Ad Litem and Court Appointed Workers’ Compensation Attorneys in All Courts.  The proposed amended Administrative Order is linked to above.  A detailed description of the proposed amendments to the current order appears above the historical derivation on the proposed amended order.

Any comments must be filed with the Clerk of the Supreme Judicial Court by Tuesday, June 28, 2016, at 4:00 p.m.  Comments may be in writing mailed to the address below or in an email sent to  If the comments are in an attachment to the email, the attachment must be a document in portable document format (.pdf).  The Clerk’s Office will acknowledge receipt of the email via reply email.

All comments must contain (1) the name and mailing address of the individual submitting the comments, and (2) the name, mailing address, and primary telephone number of the organization (if any) on whose behalf the comments are submitted. An individual need not be an attorney to submit comments on behalf of an organization.

Comments are public documents and may be posted on the Court’s website.

Dated: June 14, 2016

Matthew Pollack
Executive Clerk
Maine Supreme Judicial Court
205 Newbury Street Room 139
Portland, Maine 04112-0368
(207) 822-4146