UST - Region 21

UST - Region 21

Federal Judicial Districts Established for Georgia, Florida, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands

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 21 serves the federal judicial districts established for Georgia, Florida, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. The regional office is located in Atlanta, GA. The links on this site contain information about the regional office of the United States Trustee and the field offices within Region 21.

Important Notice

Waiver of Credit Counseling and Debtor Education Requirements in the Districts of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands


Effective September 28, 2017, the Acting United States Trustee for Region 21 has temporarily waived the credit counseling and financial management education requirements for individual bankruptcy filers in the District of Puerto Rico and the District of the Virgin Islands due to the effects of Hurricanes Irma and Maria.  These waivers are made pursuant to 11 U.S.C. § 109(h)(2)(A), 727(a)(11), and 1328(g)(2).  The waivers will remain in effect until further notice. 


U.S. Trustee Program

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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Nancy J. Gargula
United States Trustee


Office of The U. S. Trustee
(404) 331-4437