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Louisiana Bankruptcy Courts

Please keep in mind that 341 meetings or other court business might be handled at a location different from the courthouse. Please contact the court directly to determine the location of a specific meeting or hearing.

For more Louisiana bankruptcy information also see:

  • Louisiana Bankruptcy Forms
  • Louisiana Bankruptcy Exemptions
  • Louisiana Bankruptcy Statistics

Louisiana Eastern District Court
http://www.laeb.uscourts.gov
Court Locations: New Orleans
Counties of Jurisdiction: Assumption, Jefferson, Lafourche, Orleans, Plaquemines, Saint Bernard, Saint Charles, Saint James, Saint John the Baptist, Saint Tammany, Tangipahoa, Terrebonne, Washington

Judges:
Hon. Thomas M. Brahney, III
U.S. Bankruptcy Court
Room 601
Hale Boggs Federal Bldg.
501 Magazine St.
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 589-7810

Hon. Jerry A. Brown
U.S. Bankruptcy Court
Room 601
Hale Boggs Federal Bldg.
501 Magazine St.
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 589-7800

 

Clerks:
Frank J. Mathius
Bankruptcy Clerk
U.S. Bankruptcy Court
601 Hale Boggs Federal Bldg.
501 Magazine St.
New Orleans, LA 70130-3386
(504) 589-7878
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Louisiana Middle District Court
http://www.lamb.uscourts.gov
Court Locations: Baton Rouge
Counties of Jurisdiction: Ascension, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Iberville, Livingston, Pointe Coupee, Saint Helena, West Baton Rouge, West Feliciana

Judges:
Hon. Louis M. Phillips
Deputy in Charge
U.S. Bankruptcy Court
707 Florida St., Ste. 236
Baton Rouge, LA 70801
(504) 389-0371

 

Clerks:
J. Lynn Burkett
Bankruptcy Clerk
U.S. Bankruptcy Court
707 Florida St., Ste 119
Baton Rouge, LA 70801
(504) 389-0211
Judge
Hon. Louis M. Phillips
Deputy in Charge
U.S. Bankruptcy Court
707 Florida St., Ste. 236
Baton Rouge, LA 70801
(504) 389-0371

Louisiana Western District Court
http://www.lawb.uscourts.gov
Court Locations: Alexandria, Lake Charles, Monroe, Opelousas, Shreveport
Counties of Jurisdiction: Acadia, Allen, Avoyelles, Beauregard, Bienvile, Bossier, Caddo, Calcasieu, Caldwell, Cameron, Catahoule, Claiborne, Concordia, De Sota, East Carroll, Evangeline, Franklin, Grant, Iberia, Jackson, Jefferson Davis, La Salle, Lafayette, Lincoln, Madison, Morehouse, Natchitoches, Ouachita, Rapides, Red River, Richland, Sabine, Saint Landry, Saint Martin, Saint Mary, Tensas, Union, Vermilion, Vernon, Webster, West Carroll, Winn

Judges:
Hon. Stephen V. Callaway
U.S. Bankruptcy Court
300 Fannin St., Ste. 4400
Shreveport, LA 71101
(318) 676-4269

Hon. Henley H. Hunter
Chief Judge
P.O. Box 111
Alexendria, LA 71309
(318) 473-7366

Hon. Gerald H. Schiff
U.S. Bankruptcy Court
205 Federal Bldg.
250 S. Union St.
Opelousas, LA 70570
(318) 942-8243

 

Clerks:
J. Barry Dunford
Bankruptcy Clerk
U.S. Bankruptcy Court
Ste. 2201, Fannin St.
Shreveport, LA 71101
(318) 445-1890

J. Barry Dunford
Bankruptcy Clerk
U.S. Bankruptcy Court
300 Jackson St. Ste. 116
Alexandria, LA 71301
(318) 676-4267

J. Barry Dunford
Deputy in Charge
U.S. Bankruptcy Court
250 S. Union St.
Opelousas, LA 70570
(318) 948-3451