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

January 17, 2020
The US Bankruptcy Court East St Louis, IL Clerk's Office will close at 12:00 PM on Friday, January 17, 2020 due to potential adverse weather conditions.  Employees will be teleworking and answering all calls as normal....
December 12, 2019
The US District Court for the Southern District of Illinois is pleased to announce its inaugural Court art competition for students in grades 9-12.  Please click here for more information....
November 6, 2019
Please click here to view an important notice. More »
September 20, 2019
Please click here to view Amended Administrative Order 238-2 regarding holiday closings of the US District and Bankruptcy Courts 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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