News & Announcements: January, 2018

10/11/2018

Position: Term Law Clerk (not to exceed two years)
Start Date: August 2019
Location: Tacoma, Washington
Starting Salary Range: JSP 11-1...

10/02/2018

Effective January 1, 2019, matters formerly heard in Marysville will be heard at the Everett Station, 3201 Smith Avenue, Everett, WA 98201. Hearings will take place in the...

09/07/2018

The Ninth Circuit is recruiting to fill two bankruptcy judge vacancies. The vacancy in the Eastern District of Washington, Yakima, has an application deadline of November 8. The vacancy in Eastern District of California, Fresno, is due November 1...

09/06/2018

After more than 19 years as the Chapter 13 Trustee in Seattle, Mike Fitzgerald will retire effective September 30, 2018. The United States Trustee has announced the appointment of Jason Wilson-Aguilar as the Chapter 13 Standing Trustee for...

07/24/2018

For a number of years, the Bankruptcy Court has conducted hearings at the Marysville Municipal Court location. Unfortunately, due to an increase in their own filings and related hearings, the Marysville Court will be unable to make their...

06/01/2018

 

The Court is pleased to announce it is expanding the use of digital audio on the case docket. Effective June 1, 2018, digital audio recordings of most Chapter 7 and 11 hearings, as well as trials and evidentiary hearings will be posted...

04/24/2018

The U.S. Attorney's Office, Western District of Washington, announced that the operator of a business that abused bankruptcy...

03/08/2018

The U.S.Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Washington is pleased to introduce ChapMobile, a free mobile app that displays Confirmed Hearings and 341 Meetings in a user-friendly format. A go-to app for attorneys and trustees who want to...

02/02/2018

The Federal Bar and NW Consumer Law Center operate a free bankruptcy clinic for unrepresented debtors.  The clinic is held from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM on the1st & 3rd Thursdays of...