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U.S. Trustee Program

About the U.S. Trustee Program

The United States Trustee Program is the component of the Department of Justice responsible for overseeing the administration of bankruptcy cases and private trustees under 28 U.S.C. § 586 and 11 U.S.C. § 101, et seq. We are a national program with broad administrative, regulatory, and litigation/enforcement authorities whose mission is to promote the integrity and efficiency of the bankruptcy system for the benefit of all stakeholders–debtors, creditors, and the public. The USTP consists of an Executive Office in Washington, DC, and 21 regions with 89 field office locations nationwide.

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General Information

Tara Twomey
Director of the United States Trustee Program

Office of the Director:
Phone: 202-307-1391


Find Your Local U.S. Trustee's Office

Select your region to find the U.S. Trustee, contact information, and resources from each USTP field office.

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