Office of the Court Counsel

The Office of the Court Counsel is primarily responsible for assisting the Justices and Judges with legal research related to cases that come before the Court. In addition, Court Counsels assist in preparation of court publications and provide advice on the legality of administrative operations. The Office comprises three attorneys under contract for one year and recruited from law clerks of U.S. federal and state courts.

Heidi E. Johnson
Senior Court Counsel
Alexane Welsch
Court Counsel
Vicky Cheng
Court Counsel
Dylan Philip Kubo Houle
Court Counsel
Phone: (680)488-4979
Email: “Office of the Court Counsel” in the subject line)

2024-2025 Court Counsel Positions Vacancy Information about Palau For Incoming Court Counsel 2024-2025 Term