Welcome to the official website for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Illinois. The court has offices in East St. Louis and Benton. 


News & Announcements

November 16, 2017
General Order 17-2 regarding Affidavit Concerning Property Acquired or Received in Chapter 13 was posted on the Administrative/General Orders page.  The Affidavit Concerning Property Acquired or Received Before or After the Commencement of...
November 16, 2017
In all chapter 13 cases filed on or after January 1, 2018 (and in any case that converts to chapter 13 on or after January 1, 2018), the following additional language will be added to the confirmation order: “Interests in property...
November 3, 2017
New and Amended Bankruptcy Rules and Amended Bankruptcy Forms Effective December 1, 2017.  Please click here to view an important notice. More »
October 31, 2017
General Order 17-1 regarding Local Rule 1006(A) was posted on the Administratrive/General Orders page. More »

Court Locations

United States Bankruptcy Court
Melvin Price Federal Courthouse
750 Missouri Ave.
East St. Louis, IL 62201


United States Bankruptcy Court
Federal Courthouse
301 West Main Street
Benton, IL 62812


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