Substitute Attorney/Counsel (Amended Motion)

Rev. 1/30/2019

 

11. U.S.C.  § 329(a)

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

 

 

When filing an amended motion substituting counsel the filer must select the below docket event and select "Amended" from the prefix drop-down list.  

 

 

Docket Events:

 

[Bankruptcy> Motions/Applications> Substitute Attorney]

[Adversary> Motions> Substitute Attorney]

 

Requirements:

 

KMS Cases

NPO Cases

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.

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

 

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 missing the attorney must provide an explanation within the amended motion.