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Free 24-hr access. (866) 222-8029

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Mon. - Fri. 8:00 to 5:00 CST. (800) 676-6856

General Information

For General Information such as how to file a new petition, archive case location information, and basic bankruptcy and adversary case-related information which cannot be obtained from ECF or from the court’s website , or for matters not addressed below:

Mon. - Fri. 9:00 to 4:30 PST.  (503) 326-1500 ext. 0.

Case Administrator

For questions about a specific bankruptcy case, such as how to remedy errors, status of pending orders to be signed, and how to file documents, contact the Case Administrator.  The Case Administrator also handles any adversary proceeding that is related to a bankruptcy case assigned to the Case Administrator

The Case Administrator is assigned by the last 2 digits in the 5-digit portion of the case number (example: for 17-31532-tmb7, you would contact Tracy).

00-14 Batina (503) 326-1574
15-29 Lorin (503) 326-1534
30-44 Tracy (503) 326-1514
45-59 PJ (503) 326-1524
60-74 Julie (503) 326-1547
75-89 Jan (503) 326-1563
90-99 Chenoa (541) 431-4026
  Kerrie (Supervisor) (503) 326-1520
  Courtney (Supervisor) (503) 326-1558
Appeals Clerk

For questions about a specific appeal, contact the Appeals Clerk.  If the Appeals Clerk is unavailable, contact one of the Case Administrator Supervisors listed above.

Appeals Clerk

PJ (503) 326-1524
Judges' Chambers

For questions regarding scheduling, resetting or postponing hearings, and notifying the court of settlement, contact the Calendar Clerk.

For questions regarding the status of matters under advisement, contact the Law Clerk.

Honorable Trish M. Brown (for cases with initials TMB)
Calendar Clerk/Courtroom Deputy Ben (503) 326-1553
Courtroom Deputy Supervisor Kerrie (503) 326-1520
Law Clerk Stephen (503) 326-1586
Judicial Assistant Suzanne (503) 326-1592
Honorable David W. Hercher (for cases with initials DWH)
Calendar Clerk/Courtroom Deputy Denali (503) 326-1527
Courtroom Deputy Supervisor Kerrie (503) 326-1520
Law Clerk Collin (503) 326-1519
Judicial Assistant Doria (503) 326-1538
Honorable Peter C. McKittrick (for cases with initials PCM)
Calendar Clerk/Courtroom Deputy Stef (503) 326-1566
Courtroom Deputy Supervisor Kerrie (503) 326-1520
Law Clerk Caroline (503) 326-1532
Law Clerk Tonia (503) 326-1578
Law Clerk Diane (503) 326-1536


Judges'  Hearings

Hearings for Relief from Stay and Impose/Extend Stay
Please review your hearing notice to confirm the Access Code: (888) 684-8852, Access Code 3702597

Other Hearings
Please review your hearing notice to confirm the Access Code:

Judge Brown       (888) 684-8852, Access Code 4950985
Judge Hercher    (888) 684-8852, Access Code 5870400
Judge McKittrick  (888) 684-8852, Access Code 1238244

ECF Registration and Training

For questions regarding ECF Registration contact:

Batina    (503) 326-1574 
PJ            (503) 326-1524
Kim Q    (541) 431-4015