File a Proof of Claim

Last Updated: June 2012

Video Demonstration


Administrative Order 03-02, Exhibit B (II),(A), to the Electronic Case Filing Procedures states that each proof of claim PDF file must conform to Official Form 10 with respect to the information requested by that form and must include the following statement:

“Penalty for presenting fraudulent claim: ‘fine of up to $500,000 or imprisonment up to 5 years or both.’ 18 U.S.C.§ 152 and 3571.”

Exhibit B, Section II C  also provides guidelines for attachments to claim, which should be excerpted so as to include only the portion minimally necessary to support the claim. Only those portions of documents should be attached as exhibits to the claim that evidence the amount of the claim and demonstrate the claimant’s interest.

1.                                       Click 'Bankruptcy' on the Blue Menu Bar:

2.                                       The Creditor Search screen displays:

3.                                       Select a Creditor for Claim screen displays:

4.                                       Proof of Claim Information screen displays:

5.                                       The PDF Selection screen displays:

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

7.                                       The Edit Creditor(s) screen displays:

8.                                       Modification is Completed message screen displays:

9.                                       The Add Creditor(s) Screen displays:

10.                                  Click 'File a Proof of Claim'