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Bankruptcy Judges

Our Mission

The mission of the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges is to promote the interests of United States Bankruptcy Judges generally; to utilize our expertise on issues of bankruptcy law and procedure to improve the administration of the bankruptcy system; to foster scholarship, collegiality and diversity among members of the bankruptcy bench and bar; and to provide opportunities for education and networking for bankruptcy judges and the bankruptcy community at large. Adopted October 15, 2020

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The American Bankruptcy Law Journal is a peer-reviewed journal that publishes learned articles focusing on bankruptcy law and related subjects. It promotes the exchange of ideas about and deeper understanding of bankruptcy issues, particularly among its core audience that includes judges, bankruptcy professionals, academics, legislators and other policymakers.

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Annual Meeting Locations

2024: Seattle | September 18-20
2025: Chicago | September 17-20
2026: San Diego | October 7-10
2027: Boston | October 6-9
2028: New Orleans | October 25-28
2029: Denver | October 10-13

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Membership in the National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges is restricted to actively serving United States Bankruptcy Judges (including recall judges), retired U.S. Bankruptcy Judges, former U.S. Bankruptcy Judges not eligible for retirement, and qualifying international judges. For additional membership information please contact the NCBJ.

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