Marques Butler v. Brazelton et al
ORDER Appointing Counsel; Chijioke O. Ikonte added for Marques Butler, signed by Magistrate Judge Erica P. Grosjean on 05/1/17. (Martin-Gill, S)(Copy of this order sent to Sujean Park and Marques Butler)
UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT
EASTERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA
ORDER APPOINTING COUNSEL
R. BOOZER, et al.,
Marques Butler (“Plaintiff”) is a state prisoner proceeding pro se and in forma pauperis in
this civil rights action brought pursuant to 42 U.S.C. § 1983. This Court conducted a scheduling
conference on April 19, 2017. (ECF No. 42). At the conference, Plaintiff made an oral motion
for the appointment of pro bono counsel. The Court took the motion under submission.
The Court finds that the appointment of counsel is warranted. Chijioke O. Ikonte has been
selected from the Court’s pro bono attorney panel to represent Plaintiff and he has agreed to be
Accordingly, IT IS HEREBY ORDERED that:
1. Chijioke O. Ikonte is appointed as counsel in the above entitled matter;
2. Appointed counsel shall notify Sujean Park at (916) 930-4278, or via email at
firstname.lastname@example.org if he has any questions related to the appointment; and
3. The Clerk of Court is directed to serve a copy of this order upon Chijioke O. Ikonte,
Akudinobi & Ikonte, 3435 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 1520, Los Angeles, CA 90010.
IT IS SO ORDERED.
May 1, 2017
UNITED STATES MAGISTRATE JUDGE
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