NextGen Updates

Next Generation of CM/ECF


The United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Mississippi upgraded to the “Next Generation” of CM/ECF (NextGen) on April 27, 2020.

Now all registered ECF Users will:

  • Use a single login and password to access:

    • Both CM/ECF and PACER; and

    • CM/ECF for all NextGen courts where the user is a registered filer (i.e., appellate, bankruptcy, and district courts).

  • Pay filing fees through their PACER account. Click here for an example of the payment process.

NextGen Requirements for Registered ECF Users

1.  Must have an “individual upgraded” PACER account.

 2.  Must link your CM/ECF user account with your individual PACER account. 

Check if you are ready

 To determine your readiness to access the CM/ECF click here to review a flow chart.


NextGen Court Contact

Collette Derouen
Gulfport: 228-563-1793
Jackson: 601-608-4620