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U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Florida
Chief Judge: Karen K. Specie
Clerk of Court: Traci E. Abrams
“Our Mission: To administer justice fairly while providing excellent assistance to those we serve."  

Court Announcements and News

Gainesville Hearing Rescheduled (10/2/2014)

July 29, 2014

The Gainesville hearing for 10/2/2014 has been rescheduled to 9/30/2014 (Video Conference).

NCBJ Announces Blackshear Fellowship Opportunities for 2014 Conference

July 22, 2014

The National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges is now accepting applications for its Honorable Cornelius Blackshear Presidential Fellowships for minority lawyers who practice bankruptcy law.  Click on the link below for information about Judge Blackshear, the Fellowship criteria, the application form, and other information about the program: CLICK HERE. For more information about this year's conference, CLICK HERE.

PACER Downtime Notice (August 7 - 10)

July 22, 2014

Some PACER functions will be down for maintenance beginning on Thursday, August 7, in order to implement website enhancements. NOTE: This service interruption will not affect your e-filing privileges. Click HERE for further details on what services will be unavailable during this time.

Credit Abuse Resistance Education (CARE) Financial Literacy Conference (Dallas, TX September 11-13, 2014)

July 8, 2014

CARE is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit community outreach program of the American Bankruptcy Institute that promotes the education of young adults on the responsible use of credit and the potential consequences of poor money management and credit abuse. The inaugural CARE Financial Literacy Conference will be held in Dallas and offers financial literacy training as well as CLE/CPE credit. Visit the CARE Conference Website for more information.

American Bankruptcy Law Journal - Attorney Position Announcement for Editorial Advisory Board

July 2, 2014

An attorney position on the Editorial Advisory Board for the American Bankruptcy Law Journal (a 3 year non-renewable term) will become vacant as of January 1, 2015. Please CLICK HERE for further information on applying.


Daily docket

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