Duvall v. Social Security Administration
ORDER granting 18 Plaintiff's Motion for Attorney Fees. The Plaintiff is awarded $5,168.32 in attorney's fees under the EAJA. Signed by Magistrate Judge J. Thomas Ray on 04/07/2014. (kcs)
IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
FOR THE EASTERN DISTRICT OF ARKANSAS
NO. 4:13CV00282 JTR
CAROLYN W. COLVIN,
Pending before the Court is Plaintiff’s Motion requesting an award of
attorney’s fees under the Equal Access to Justice Act (“EAJA”). Doc. #18.
Plaintiff’s attorney, Shannon Muse Carroll, requests a total payment of $5,168.32
based on 30.14 hours of work.1 Doc. #18 at 4. The Commissioner does not object
to Plaintiff’s request. Doc. #21.
Under these circumstances, the Court concludes that Plaintiff is entitled to
an award of attorney’s fees under the EAJA, and that the amount requested is
The time itemization submitted by Plaintiff’s counsel actually totals to $5,516.61. Doc. #18 at 4.
However, Plaintiff’s counsel has indicated that she intends to request only $5,168.32.
IT IS THEREFORE ORDERED that Plaintiff’s Motion for Attorney’s Fees
Pursuant to the EAJA (doc. #18) is GRANTED. IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that
Plaintiff is awarded $5,168.32 in attorney’s fees under the EAJA.
Dated this 7th day of April, 2014.
UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
Disclaimer: Justia Dockets & Filings provides public litigation records from the federal appellate and district courts. These filings and docket sheets should not be considered findings of fact or liability, nor do they necessarily reflect the view of Justia.
Why Is My Information Online?