City of Detroit, Michigan
In re City of Detroit, Michigan, Case No. 13-53846 (SWR)
United States Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of Michigan (
General Information: On July 18, 2013, the City of Detroit, Michigan (the "City") filed a voluntary petition for relief under Chapter 9 of the United States Bankruptcy Code (the "Bankruptcy Code"). The bankruptcy case was assigned Case No. 13-53846 and is pending before the Honorable Steven W. Rhodes in the United States Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of Michigan.
Debtor Name Debtor Case Number
City of Detroit, Michigan 13-53846
Pursuant to the Bankruptcy Code (specifically including, but not limited to, 11 U.S.C. ยงยง 362 and 922(a)), a debtor is afforded certain protection against its creditors. For example, the Bankruptcy Code prohibits creditors from taking certain actions related to debts that may have been owing prior to the commencement of the Bankruptcy Case. If you believe that you might be a creditor of the City based upon debts arising prior to July 18, 2013 and you are considering taking action based upon your status as a creditor, you may wish to seek legal advice. The staff of the Clerk of the Bankruptcy Court and the staff of Kurtzman Carson Consultants LLC ("KCC") are not permitted to give legal advice.
Important Dates, Deadlines & Documents: Some dates, deadlines and documents in the Debtor's bankruptcy case that may be relevant to interested parties are set forth below:
Bankruptcy Petition Date July 18, 2013
Deadline to File Claims Notice of Bar Date
Bar Date Order
February 21, 2014
(4:00 p.m. (ET))
Disclosure Statement Hearing Notice of DS Hearing
April 17, 2014
(9:00 a.m. (ET))
Deadline for Governmental Units to File Claims Notice of Governmental Bar Date
June 3, 2014
(4:00 p.m. (ET))
Parties and Addresses:
Court Address
United States Bankruptcy Court
Eastern District of Michigan
211 West Fort Street
Detroit, MI 48226
T: (313) 234-0065
Location to File Proof(s) of Claim
City of Detroit Claims Processing Center
c/o KCC
2335 Alaska Avenue
El Segundo, CA 90245
T: (877) 298-6236

Please file proof(s) of claim, if any, via US Mail or other hand delivery system. Facsimile and other electronic delivery methods are not acceptable. You must file an originally executed proof of claim. If you would like a copy of your claim returned to you as proof of receipt, please enclose an additional copy and a self-addressed postage-paid envelope.
Attorneys' Addresses
Counsel to the Debtor
David G. Heiman, Esq.
Heather Lennox, Esq.
Jones Day
North Point
901 Lakeside Avenue
Cleveland, OH 44114-1190
T: (216) 586-3939
F: (216) 579-0212
Counsel to the Debtor
Bruce Bennett, Esq.
Jones Day
555 South Flower Street
Fiftieth Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071
T: (213) 489-3939
F: (213) 243-2539
Counsel to the Debtor
Jeffrey B. Ellman, Esq.
Jones Day
1420 Peachtree Street, NE
Suite 800
Atlanta, GA 30309-3053
T: (404) 521-3939
F: (404) 581-8330
Local Counsel to the Debtor
Jonathan S. Green, Esq.
Stephen S. LaPlante, Esq.
Miller, Canfield, Paddock & Stone, P.L.C.
150 West Jefferson
Suite 2500
Detroit, MI 48226
T: (313) 963-6420
F: (313) 496-7500
Additional Addresses:
Office of the United States Trustee
U.S. Department of Justice
211 West Fort Street
Suite 700
Detroit, MI 48226
T: (313) 226-7999
F: (313) 226-7952
Additional Links:
City of Detroit, Michigan:
Emergency Manager:
Note: KCC maintains this website for the public's convenience and, while KCC makes every attempt to ensure the accuracy of the information contained herein, this website is not the website of the United States Bankruptcy Court and does not contain the complete, official record of the Bankruptcy Court. All documents filed with the Court are available for inspection at the Clerk of the Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of Michigan.
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