Tips for Filing Motions
Last Updated: July 7, 2005

 

 

  1. Notice of Motion, Certificate of Service and Motion must be saved as one PDF document

 

  1. The Proposed Order must be submitted as an attachment to all motions.

 

  1. Amended Motion

 

 

 

  1.   Amended Notice of Motion/Hearing

 

 

 

 

  1. Your Motion Title should read the same as the Motion Event selected

 

 

 

  1. Multi-Part Motions - select a motion events for each motion part

 

 

 

  1. Wherefore section of Motion should agree with motion title

 

  1. The document entitled " Required Statement to Accompany All Motions to Stay" must be filed as an attachment to motions to stay.  Do not file this document as a separate filing.

 

  1. Motions to have a case reassigned should be titled Motion to Transfer Case to Chief Judge for Reassignment.  The motion event that should be used is:

 

 

  1. The document entitled " Itemization of Services Rendered to Chapter 13 Debtor(s) " must be filed as an attachment to Chapter 13 applications for compensation.  Do not file this document as a separate filing.

 

  1. The Model Retention Agreement should be filed as an attachment to the chapter 13 fee application.  

 

  1. Citing specific references to the Bankruptcy Code and Rules is not necessary in the docket text.