Conversion from Chapter 11

Rev. 1/15/2019

 

11 U.S.C. § 1112

 

 

The debtor may convert a voluntary chapter 11 case to chapter 7, as long as the case was not previously converted to a chapter 11.   If the case was previously converted to a chapter 11, the debtor must give a 21-day notice (to all creditors/parties of interest including the previous trustee (if any)).

 

The court may convert a chapter 11 case to chapter 7, on the request of any party in interest or the United States Trustee, after notice and opportunity for a hearing.  

 

 


Chapter 11 conversion to Chapter 7 by the debtor 11 U.S.C. § 1112(a)


 

Docket Event:

 

[Bankruptcy> Motions/Applications> Convert Case to 7]

 

Requirements:

 

KMS Cases

NPO Cases

Motion with Certificate of Service

Motion with Certificate of Service

*21 Day Notice to creditors/parties in interest

*21 Day Notice to creditors/parties in interest

Filing Fee

Filing Fee

Proposed Order

Proposed Order

 

*A 21-day notice is required when:

 

  • There is a chapter 11 case trustee.

  • The case was initiated by an involuntary petition.

  • The case was previously converted to a Chapter 11.

  • The case converted to a Chapter 11 by a motion filed by a party in interest.  

 

 


Chapter 11 conversion to Chapter 7 by party in interest or the US Trustee 11 U.S.C. § 1112(b)


 

 

A chapter 11 case converts to a chapter 7 asset case.

 

 

Docket Event:

 

[Bankruptcy> Motions/Applications> Convert Case to 7]

 

Requirements:

 

KMS Cases

NPO Cases

Motion with Certificate of Service

Motion with Certificate of Service

Set for hearing

Set for hearing

Filing Fee

Filing Fee

Proposed Order

Proposed Order

 

 


Chapter 11 conversion to Chapter 12 or 13 11 U.S.C. § 1112(d)


 

Docket Events:

 

[Bankruptcy> Motions/Applications> Convert Case to 13]

[Bankruptcy> Motions/Applications> Convert Case to 12]

 

Requirements:

 

KMS Cases

NPO Cases

Motion with Certificate of Service

Motion with Certificate of Service

21 Day Notice to  creditors/parties in interest

21 Day Notice to  creditors/parties in interest

Proposed Order

Proposed Order