Appointment to Panel of Chapter 7 Trustees -
The United States Trustee seeks
resumes from persons wishing to be considered for appointment to
the panel of trustees who administer cases filed under chapter 7
of the bankruptcy code. The appointment is for cases filed in
the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of
Kentucky, primarily in the Owensboro Division. Chapter 7
trustees receive compensation and reimbursement for expenses, in
each case in which they serve, pursuant to court order under 11 U.S.C. §326
The minimum qualifications for appointment are set forth in 28
C.F.R. § 58.3. To be eligible for appointment, an applicant
must possess strong administrative, financial and interpersonal
skills. Fiduciary and bankruptcy experience is desirable but
A successful applicant will be required to undergo a background
check, and must qualify to be bonded. Although chapter 7
trustees are not federal employees, appointments are made
consistent with federal Equal Opportunity policies, which
prohibit discrimination in employment.
Forward resumes to the United States Trustee, 601 West Broadway,
Suite 512, Louisville, KY 40202. All resumes should be received
on or before March 31, 2017.
INCLEMENT WEATHER POLICY - The
Inclement Weather Policy
includes general information regarding inclement weather and its
potential effects on business hours and staffing. For specific
information on a day with inclement weather, call the Clerk's
Office Main Line at 502-627-5700.
Effective July 1, 2015:
All evidentiary hearings/trials scheduled before the Honorable
Joan A. Lloyd will require the use of the Electronic
Presentation System in Courtroom 1 in Louisville, Kentucky.
Counsel will be responsible for providing their own laptop which
must have a HDMI or VGA output. Counsel shall 14 days prior to
the scheduled evidentiary hearing /trial notify the Court of the
need for evidence presentation equipment and schedule with the
Court training and familiarization with the evidence
presentation system. Parties should contact Courtroom Services
at (502) 627-5600 to schedule training.
Click here for a
complete Guide and FAQ's.
ELECTRONIC BANKRUPTCY NOTICING (DeBN):
DeBN is a free email delivery
service of notices/orders for debtor(s).
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Appropriate Attire for Court Hearings
- Anyone attending a Bankruptcy Court hearing must dress
appropriately in business type clothing that is modest and
professional. No halter tops, no soiled work clothing, no
mini-skirts, no spandex, no athletic wear, no hats, etc. will be
NOTE: The Bankruptcy
Court reserves the right to continue any hearing if it finds
that anyone in attendance is not attired properly.
Wireless Access - The United
States Bankruptcy Court provides wireless access to the internet in all of its courtrooms
and associated conference rooms in the Louisville Division.
that all persons
entering the Gene Snyder Courthouse in Louisville, as well as
the Federal Courthouses in Bowling Green, Paducah, and Owensboro,
will be required to present photo identification.
No vacancies at this time
Employment Dispute Resolution Plan -
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