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 7


Due Date: March 8, 2017
Location: Southern District of Texas, primarily in the Brownsville, Corpus Christi, McAllen, Laredo, and Victoria Division
Forward resumes to:

United States Trustee
ATTN: Nathalie Brumfield-Brown
515 Rusk
Suite 3516
Houston, TX 77002

Region 10


Due Date: March 10, 2017
Location: Central District of Illinois, primarily in the Peoria Division
Forward resumes to:

Office of the United States Trustee
101 W. Ohio Street,
Suite 1000
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Region 21


Due Date: February 10, 2017
Location: Southern District of Georgia, primarily in the Augusta Division
Forward resumes to:

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

Updated February 16, 2017