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US Bankruptcy Court For The Northern District Of Georgia

Bankruptcy cases are processed under the jurisdiction of the federal government. Below is a wide range of information, contacts and forms pertaining to the US Bankruptcy Court in the Northern District of Georgia, where Atlanta-area bankruptcy cases are heard:

United States Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of Georgia: There are four locations throughout the greater Atlanta area, including Rome, Newnan, Gainesville and Atlanta (details below). 

75 Spring Street Southwest
Atlanta, GA 30303-3367
(404) 215-1000

Directions: From North Atlanta; from South Atlanta; from East Atlanta; from West Atlanta; map.

Court Directory: Phone numbers for court clerks, judges and other key bankruptcy court staff members.

Local Rules of the US Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Georgia: These are the rules followed by the local court in order to ensure the speed and efficiency of your case.

New Local Procedures: Additional rules applicable to bankruptcy cases filed after Oct. 17, 2005.

Filing Requirements and Documents Order List (PDF): Required filings and fees for Chapter 7, Chapter 11 and Chapter 13 bankruptcies.

Forms: Various court forms are available for download, often in PDF, Microsoft Word and WordPerfect formats. 

Fee Table: Current fees for filing documents with the bankruptcy court, including petitions, motions, notices and appeals.

Request for Transmittal of Transcript (PDF): This form must be sent to a court-approved transcriber (PDF). 

Filing for Bankruptcy Without an Attorney: Unlike corporations or partnerships, individuals may file for bankruptcy without legal counsel. However, an Atlanta bankruptcy lawyer may be better equipped to see your case through to a successful outcome.

Form for Requesting Bankruptcy Cases (PDF): Requested cases must be less than 25 years old. Subject to fees. Send via fax to (404) 736-2927 or mail to the following address:    

NARA's Southeast Region
4712 Southpark Blvd.
Ellenwood, GA 30294