UST - Region 5

UST - Region 5

Federal Judicial Districts Established for Louisiana and Mississippi

The United States Trustee Program is a component of the U.S. Department of Justice that supervises the administration of bankruptcy cases. The United States Trustee for Region 5 serves the federal judicial districts established for Louisiana and Mississippi. The regional office is located in New Orleans. The links on this site contain information about the regional office of the United States Trustee and the field offices within Region 5.

U.S. Trustee Program

About Bankruptcy & the United States Trustee Program
Nationwide Office Locator
USTP Regions
Press & Public Affairs
Private Trustee Listings & Library
Approved Credit Counseling Agencies
Approved Debtor Education Providers

Bankruptcy Information Sheet

The bankruptcy information sheet provides some general information about what happens in a bankruptcy case, and it is available in a number of languages on the following page: Information for Individuals with Limited English Proficiency.


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U.S. Bankruptcy Courts

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UST Region 5 - General Information

Henry G. Hobbs Jr.
Acting United States Trustee


Office of The U. S. Trustee
(504) 589-4018

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