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 title 11 of the United States Code (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 3

New Jersey

Due Date: June 30, 2019
Location: District of New Jersey, primarily in the Newark and Camden Vicinages
Forward resumes to:

Office of the United States Trustee
Assistant United States Trustee, Martha Hildebrandt
One Newark Center, Suite 2100
Newark, NJ 07102

Region 4


Due Date: May 31, 2019
Location: Eastern District of Virginia, primarily Norfolk/Newport News Divsions
Forward resumes to:

Office of the United States Trustee
Assistant United States Trustee, Kenneth N. Whitehurst, III
200 Grandby Street, Suite 625
Norfolk, VA 23510


Updated May 30, 2019

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