Application to Employ    Modified 03/15/2004

 

OVERVIEW

 

A Motion to Employ is typically filed by a Trustee, a Chapter 11 debtor-in-possession, or the Creditor's Committee to obtain court approval to employ attorneys, accountants, appraisers, auctioneers, or other professionals.

 

 

 

PROCEDURE

 

        1. Select Bankruptcy

        2. Select Motions/Applications

        3. Enter case number and click Next

        4. Verify correct case number and caption

        5. Select Employ

        1. Indicate if this is a joint filing with another attorney(s)

        2. Select Additional attorneys if appropriate

        1. Select Party or Add/Create Party

          • The Party Attorney Association screen may display.  Indicate the party you represent.

        1. Browse, verify and attach the Motion/Application (pdf file)  

          • Attach supporting documents, if applicable.

        1. Specify Name of Person to be Employed and Type of Position and click Next

        2. Certificate of Service Included?

        3. Specify and click Next

        1. Modify docket text as appropriate

 

WARNING: Verify filing entry information is correct before submitting the Final Docket Text.

 

        1. Save the Notice of Electronic Filing.