Application for Compensation

Last Updated: March 2012

CM/ECF records professional fee and expense requests filed by trustees, attorneys or other professionals. An Application and Order Approving the Employment of Professionals may be required. See Local Rule 2016-1

Please refer to Rule 2002(a)(6) for noticing requirements.


1.                                       Click 'Bankruptcy' on the Blue Menu Bar

2.                                       The Bankruptcy Events screen displays:

3.                                       The Case Number screen displays:  

4.                                       The Available Events screen appears:  

5.                                       The Party Selection screens displays:

6.                                       If this is the first time there is a filing on behalf of the filer, a check box will appear to create the association between attorney and client.  

7.                                       The PDF Document Selection screen displays:  

8.                                       The case name and number displays:  

9.                                       The Fee Processing screen displays. Select the role type from the drop down menu:

10.                                 The Modify Docket Text screen displays:

11.                                 The final approval screen appears: Attention!! Submitting this screen commits this transaction. You will have no further opportunity to this submission if you continue.  

12.                                 The Notice of Electronic Filing screen displays: (Refer to Notice of Electronic Filing for complete instructions.)