Substitute Attorney/Counsel (Amended Motion)

7/28/2015

 

11. U.S.C.  § 329(a)

Miss. Bankr. L.R. 9010-1(b)(5)

 

When filing an amended motion substituting counsel (attorney) the filer must select the below docket event and select "Amended" from the prefix list.  

 

     

    Docket Events:

    [Bankruptcy> Motions/Applications> Substitute Attorney]

    [Bankruptcy> Batch Filings> Substitute Attorney (batch)]

    [Adversary> Motions> Substitute Attorney]

     

    Requirements:

    EE Cases

    KMS Cases

    NPO Cases

    Amended motion with Certificate of Service

    Amended motion with Certificate of Service

    Amended motion with Certificate of Service

    Set for Hearing when the motion or proposed order is not signed by the original attorney and substituting  attorney.

    Set for Hearing when the motion or proposed order is not signed by the original attorney and substituting  attorney.

    21-day Negative Notice (& Motion) must be served upon the  debtor, US Trustee, case trustee and affected parties (all creditors) See Local Rule 9010-1(b)(5)(C)

    Proposed Order

    Proposed Order

    Proposed Order

     

    Note:

    When substituting an attorney for a party in interest (creditor)  the amended motion or proposed order must contain the signatures of the original attorney and substituting attorney.

     

    When substituting the debtor's attorney, the amended motion or proposed order must contain the signatures of the debtor, original attorney, and substituting attorney.  If any signatures are omitted, the attorney must provide an explanation within the amended motion.