Bankruptcy Appellate Panel for the Ninth Circuit

The BAP no longer uses phone number 626-229-7225. The BAP may be reached at 626-229-7220. 

COVID 19 Operation Status

The courthouse remains closed to the public. For the latest information about courthouse access, please see the 9th Circuit website

If you are a pro se party who is not an ecf filer, please submit all pleadings and requests in writing via mail or commercial deliver. On all court business days (Monday through Friday other than official holidays) US Mail is picked up from the post office and the following delivery services deliver to the courthouse: FedEx, OnTrac, and United Parcel Service. If you wish to use another form of delivery, please call the BAP at 626-229-7220 to make alternate arrangements.
NOTICE: BAP Implementation of NextGen CM/ECF - ACTION REQUIRED

On October 26, 2014, the BAP implemented NextGen CM/ECF. In order to file electronically via BAP CM/ECF, you must upgrade your PACER account to a NextGen account. Therefore, if you have not filed with the BAP since October 26, 2014, you must upgrade your PACER account. Click on the blue link above for instructions on the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals website for upgrading your PACER account.