Welcome

Welcome to the official website for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Louisiana.  We have staffed offices in Shreveport, Alexandria and Lafayette. We additionally hold court in Monroe and Lake Charles.

Office Hours for Observance of Thanksgiving and Christmas Holidays

The offices of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Louisiana will be closed on the following days in observance of the Thanksgiving and Christmas holidays: November 27th and 28th*; December 24th starting at noon, December 25th and 26th. As always, the CM/ECF system will remain available for electronic filing 24 hours a day. *Limited services for the in-person filing of emergency pleadings will be available on Friday, November 28th from 8:00 a.m. until noon by calling (318) 934-4793.

Court Locations

U. S. Courthouse
300 Jackson Street
Suite 116
Alexandria, Louisiana  71301-8357

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U. S. Courthouse
611 Broad Street
1st Floor
Lake Charles, Louisiana

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U. S. Courthouse
201 Jackson Street
Monroe, Louisiana

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U. S. Courthouse
214 Jefferson Street
Suite 100
Lafayette, Louisiana 70501-7050

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U. S. Courthouse
300 Fannin Street
Suite 2201
Shreveport, Louisiana  71101-3141

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News & Announcements

Due to scheduled maintenance, the Public Access to Court Electronic Records (PACER) service's nat More »
The attached is a summary of the upcoming changes to the Federal Bankruptcy Rules and forms effec More »
    NOTICE OF FEE CHANGE Effective 12/1/2014 More »