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CM/ECF Login and Password Information

The United Stated Bankruptcy Court – Eastern District of Missouri has converted to CM/ECF NextGen. As such, parties must have an individual PACER account to electronically file documents in this Court. More information regarding access to CM/ECF NextGen for this Court can be obtained here.

Pro Hac Vice

For those attorneys not admitted to practice in the Eastern District of Missouri, a Motion for Pro Hac Vice should be filed to gain admittance to practice in a specific case. The motion must be filed using Local Form 7 in the Bankruptcy Court, accompanied by a check made payable to "Clerk, U.S. District Court" in the amount of $100.00.


A PACER login and password are required to file and receive electronic notice through the CM/ECF System. Each registered participant is allowed one PACER login. To gain access to file documents in this Court, you must complete CM/ECF training and /or qualifying exercises. Once those requirements are met, you may request a login and password through PACER.

Attorneys needing a login and password who are not already filing electronically in any other federal Court, should attend one of our Court's training classes. Click here to view the training calendar.

A PACER CM/ECF on-line tutorial is available here.

In order to receive CM/ECF access to file documents electronically via PACER, you must read and acknowledge the appropriate user agreement for this Court. To view the Court's user agreements, click here.