United States Trustee

Thomas Buford
Assistant U.S. Trustee for Region 18
700 Stewart Street
Suite 5103
Seattle, WA 98101
(206) 553-2000

http://www.justice.gov/ust/r18/index.htm

The United States Trustee Program is the component of the U.S. Department of Justice that supervises the administration of bankruptcy cases. The United States Trustee for Region 18 serves the federal judicial district established for Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington. The regional office is located in Seattle, WA. The United States Trustee also reviews complaints and allegations of possible fraudulent filings and, if appropriate, notifies the U.S. Attorney for further investigation. The Department of Justice also has an on-line Bankruptcy Fraud Hotline.

U.S. Trustee for Region 18
700 Stewart Street
Suite 5103
Seattle, WA 98101
206 553 2000

Chapter 7 Trustees

The contact information for each Chapter 7 Trustee includes direction as to how that Trustee prefers to receive documents submitted pursuant to Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 4002.  Where the Trustee indicates that documents should be submitted by email, the subject line of the email should include the debtor's last name and case number.

Ronald G. Brown
999 Third Avenue, Suite 2525
Seattle, WA 98104 -4032
E-mail: rgblaw@nwlink.com
Phone: (206) 342-7850
4002 documents:  Attorneys should submit documents through Epiq document delivery; Pro se debtors submit documents by regular mail

Brian Lowell Budsberg
P.O. Box 1489
Olympia, WA 98507
E-mail: Trustee@budsberg.com
Phone: (360) 584-9093
Fax: (360) 252-8333

Virginia A. Burdette
5506 6th Avenue South, Suite 207
Seattle, WA 98108
E-mail: vab@andrewsburdette.com
Phone: (206) 441-0203
Debtor attorneys should submit documents through Epiq Document Delivery.
Pro Se debtors should submit by email to ta@andrewsburdette.com.
 

Dennis Lee Burman
P.O. Box 1620
Marysville, WA 98270 -1620
E-mail: dburman@premier1.net
4002 E-mail: burman4002@premier1.net
Phone: (360) 657-3332
Fax: (360) 657-3522

Charles D. Carlson
P.O. Box 3339
Vancouver, WA 98668
E-mail: carlson7trustee@gmail.com
Phone: (360) 768-7452

Terrence J. Donahue
1201 Pacific Avenue, Suite 1200
Tacoma, WA 98402 -4395
E-mail: tdonahue@eisenhowerlaw.com
4002 E-mail: tjdbankruptcy@eisenhowerlaw.com
4002 documents: Attorneys should submit documents through Epiq document delivery; Pro se debtors submit documents by regular mail or to the above email address
Phone: (253) 620-2519

Kathryn A. Ellis
5506 6th Avenue S, Suite 207
Seattle, WA 98108
E-mail: kae@seanet.com
4002 E-mail: cgw@seanet.com (Pro se debtors may submit documents to this email or by fax or regular mail.)
Phone: (206) 682-5002
Fax: (206) 624-2631

Russell D. Garrett
Jordan Ramis, PC|Attorneys at Law
1499 SE Tech Center Place, Suite 380
Vancouver, WA 98683
E-mail: russ.garrett@jordanramis.com
4002 documents through Epiq document delivery
Phone: (360) 567-3900

Nancy L. James
15008 63rd Drive, SE.
Snohomish, WA 98296 -4213
E-mail: njames@epitrustee.com
4002 documents: Attorneys should submit documents through Epiq document delivery; Pro se debtors submit documents by regular mail or to the above email address
Phone: (425) 485-5541

Michael P. Klein
330 Madison Avenue S, Suite 110
Bainbridge Island, WA 98110
E-mail: trusteeklein@hotmail.com
4002 documents: Attorneys should submit documents through Epiq document delivery; pro se debtors can submit by regular mail.
Phone: (206) 842-3638

John S. Peterson
P.O. Box 829
Kingston, WA 98346
E-mail: kingstontrustee@hotmail.com
4002: kingstontrustee@hotmail.com
Phone: (360) 626-4392

Donald A. Thacker
P.O. Box 118
La Center, WA  98629
E-mail: dat7law@gmail.com
4002 documents: Attorneys should submit documents through BMS doc link; pro se debtors can submit by regular mail.
Phone: (360) 841-7093

Mark D. Waldron
6711 Regents Boulevard West
Tacoma, WA 98466
E-mail: trustee@orlandini-waldron.com
4002 docs: https://doclink.bms7.com/login.aspx
Phone: (253) 565-5800

Edmund J. Wood
303 North 67th Street
Seattle, WA 98103 -5209
E-mail: ewood1@aol.com
4002 docs: https://pages.trustesolutions.com/trusteewood/66
Phone: (206) 623-4382
Fax: (206) 224-4895

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Chapter 12 and 13 Trustees

Chapter 13 Trustees:

K. Michael Fitzgerald
2200 One Union Square
600 University Street
Seattle, WA 98101 -4100
E-mail: courtmail@seattlech13.com
4002 documents:Attorneys must submit documents through the trustee's secure document transfer service: http://www.13documents.com; Pro se debtors ONLY may submit their documents to the trustee at courtmail@seattlech13.com Website: http://www.seattlech13.com
Phone: (206)624-5124
Fax: (206)624-5282

Michael G. Malaier
1551 Broadway Suite 600
Tacoma, WA 98402
Website: http://www.chapter13tacoma.org
E-mail: info@chapter13tacoma.org
4002 Documents:Attorneys submit 4002 documents to the trustee through the document transfer service located at: www.13documents.com;  Pro se debtors submit 4002 documents to the trustee at the email address: ProSe@chapter13tacoma.org
Phone: (253)572-6600
Fax: (253)627-2978

Chapter 12 Trustee:

Virginia A. Burdette
600 Stewart Street, Suite 1300
Seattle, WA 98101-1212
E-mail: vab@andrewsburdette.com
4002 E-mail: vab@andrewsburdette.com and ta@andrewsburdette.com
4002 documents: Attorneys should submit documents through DocLink Document Management System; Pro se debtors submit documents by email ta@andrewsburdette.com
Phone: (206) 441-0203
 

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