Public Notice — 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 locations listed below. 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 and § 330.

The minimum qualifications for appointment as a panel trustee 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 not mandatory.

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 applicable addresses listed below.  All resumes should be received on or before the due date(s) indicated below.

Chapter 7 Panel Trustee Advertisements

Region 5


Due Date: April 30, 2017
Location: Northern District of Mississippi, primarily Greenville and Oxford Divisions
Forward resumes to:

United States Trustee
c/o Ronald H. McAlpin, Assistant United States Trustee
501 E. Court Street
Suite 6-430
Jackson, MS 39201

Region 8


Due Date: April 30, 2017
Location: Eastern District of Tennessee, primarily in the Southern Division at Chattanooga
Forward resumes to:

United States Trustee
Kimberly C. Swafford, Assistant United States Trustee
31 East 11th Street
4th Floor
Chattanooga, TN 37402

Region 9


Due Date: May 19, 2017
Location: Northern District of Ohio, Eastern Division (Cleveland)
Forward resumes to:

United States Trustee
201 Superior Avenue, East
Suite 441
Cleveland, OH 44114

Region 21


Due Date: May 12, 2017
Location: Southern District of Georgia, Savannah and Statesboro Divisions
Forward resumes to:

Office of the United States Trustee
Attn: Chapter 7 Trustee Application
2 East Bryan Street, Suite 725
Savannah, GA 31401

Updated April 25, 2017