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Resources For Aspiring Bankruptcy Judges

Americans are more likely to visit bankruptcy court than any other federal court. Yet, bankruptcy judges are the least diverse set of judges on the federal bench. This page provides data on bankruptcy court diversity and resources regarding the process for reaching the bankruptcy bench.

Last Updated: October 17, 2019
Published: September 26, 2019

Resources for Aspir­ing Bank­ruptcy Judges

Amer­ic­ans are more likely to visit bank­ruptcy court than any other federal court. Yet, bank­ruptcy judges are the least diverse set of judges on the federal bench. This page provides data on bank­ruptcy court diversity and resources regard­ing the process for reach­ing the bank­ruptcy bench.

Bankruptcy Court

Bankruptcy Court Selection Process

Common Paths to Becoming a Bankruptcy Judge

Diversity Among Bankruptcy Judges

Percentage of POC Among Bankruptcy Judges by Circuit