Assigning a Judge and Trustee
Last Updated: June 29, 2004

Note: If several cases are filed the same day, it is suggested that you open all cases and then run the Judge/Trustee Assignment.  The possibility of the getting the same 341 meeting time and trustee are greater. This entry should always be made the same day a case is filed.


  1. Select Bankruptcy.

  2. Select Judge/Trustee Assignment.

  3. Note the assignments.


  • Chapter 11 341 meetings are entered by the U.S. Trustee’s office.  The Judge/Trustee Assignment assigns the Judge only.

  • Errors: Contact the ECF help desk at (800) 373-8708 Toll Free; (608) 264-5630 Madison; (715) 839-2993 Eau Claire.

  • If opening a Chapter 13 case (through the Open a BK Case) and filing a Chapter 13 Plan, continue with Chapter 13 Plan procedure.