The Judges of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit appoint bankruptcy judges for both Oregon and Washington. The court uses a merit selection process for the initial appointment and for reappointments. Bankruptcy judges serve a renewable fourteen year term.
The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Oregon is authorized five bankruptcy judges. The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Western Washington is also authorized for five bankruptcy judges.
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When filing for bankruptcy, you will have to to pursue a number of specific steps in order to be qualifying for having some of your debts discharged. If you are looking for filing for bankruptcy, be sure to contact our reliable bankruptcy attorney first. We can provide you with expert advice and would offer the best options for moving forward. We completely understand that each bankruptcy case is unique. Thus, we are committed to help those in debt and would resolve their financial issues so they can live a peaceful life.