Local Rules

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Local Rules for practicing in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Arizona, are published below.  These include revisions made through December 1, 2017.

Use the links below to view the individual local rules in Web format.

Sample Forms

Archived Local Rules

The following PDF download contains the local rules for Arizona Bankruptcy including revisions made through May 14, 2012.

The following PDF download contains the Local Rules governing Chapter 13 practice in cases filed before October 17, 2005.

Local Rule 5095-1 (prior rule).  Applies to all funds held on deposit in the Registry Account  of the court deposited with the court prior to June 1, 2012.

Bankruptcy Appellate Panel (BAP)

The Ninth Circuit Bankruptcy Appellate Panel's website can be found here:  http://www.ca9.uscourts.gov/bap/.  The website contains links to the BAP local rules, forms, notices and litigants manual, as well as other helpful information.