Office of the U.S. Trustee

The United States Trustee Program is the component of the Department of Justice responsible for overseeing the administration of bankruptcy cases and private trustees under 28 U.S.C.
§ 586 and 11 U.S.C. § 101, et seq. We are a national program with broad administrative, regulatory, and litigation/enforcement authorities whose mission is to promote the integrity and efficiency of the bankruptcy system for the benefit of all stakeholders–debtors, creditors, and the public. The USTP consists of an Executive Office in Washington, DC, and 21 regions with 92 field office locations nationwide.

Feb 03, 2023
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Office of the U.S. Trustee Knoxville, TN, USA
The United States Trustee seeks resumes from persons wishing to be considered for appointment as a standing trustee to administer cases filed under chapter 13 of title 11 of the United States Code (Bankruptcy Code).  The appointment, located in the Knoxville, Tennessee area, is for cases filed in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee (Northern and Northeastern Divisions, primarily).  Standing trustees receive compensation pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 586(e)(1)(A).  Standing trustees are not federal government employees. For additional information, qualification requirements, and application procedures go to    https://www.justice.gov/ust/advertisements-vacancies-private-bankruptcy-estate-trustees/public-notice-appointment-chapter-13-standing-trustees