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 9, 2018
New and Amended Bankruptcy Rules and Amended Bankruptcy Forms Effective December 1, 2018.  Please click here to view an important notice More »
November 9, 2018
Please click here to view the Administrative Order Regarding 2018 Court closures. More »
October 25, 2018
The United States Trustee Program is recruiting to fill the Peoria Assistant U.S. Trustee Position as of October 25, 2018, with a closing date of Thursday, November 8, 2018. The Job Opportunity Announcement is viewable by clicking on this link:...
October 18, 2018
The Court’s chapter 13 plan has been revised.  The new plan becomes effective on January 1, 2019 and must be used in all cases filed on or after that date.  The new plan can be found on the court’s website.  In cases that...

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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