The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin will be closed on Thursday, November 26, and Friday, November 27, 2015, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
The CM/ECF system will be unavailable from 10:00 PM on Monday, November 30 until 12:01 AM on Tuesday, December 1, 2015.  Thank you for your patience and we apologize for any inconvenience.

1. For information about the number of copies and documents required, refer to our Filing Requirements.

2. For information on filing the B104 Cover Sheet, refer to our Filing Requirements.

3. Effective immediately, if an adversary proceeding is filed electronically, the Judges' chambers will no longer mail an informational memo and paper summons to the plaintiff’s counsel for service. An electronic copy of the Summons and optional Certificate of Service will be docketed and served electronically on the plaintiff’s counsel. The “Summons Issued” docket entry will include text to note the plaintiff’s obligation to make service. To confirm service you may complete and file the Certificate issued with the Summons, use your own form, or use the fillable .pdf form on this website under Bankruptcy Forms “Local Forms.” Should you have any questions regarding the procedure, please call the respective Judge's chambers.  The Judges' chambers can be reached as follows:

Judge Kelley’s chambers          414-290-2660

Judge McGarity's chambers      414-290-2670

Judge Halfenger's chambers        414-290-2680