The appointment and compensation of guardians ad litem in prisoner transfer cases are provided for in 18 U.S.C.§ 4100(b)
and § 4109(b)
The Director of the Administrative Office of the United States Courts (AO) has delegated authority to the Chief for the Defender Services Office to designate counsel and guardians ad litem for appointment in International Prisoner Transfer proceedings from
a foreign country to
the United States. See: 18 U.S.C.§ 4108
and § 4109(a)(2)
For questions about the appointment of counsel in International Prisoner Transfer proceedings from a foreign country to the United States, contact the AO Defender Services Office, 202-502-3030.