Judge Jack B. Schmetterer - Motion/Adversary Schedule

If translator is needed for case hearing, please notify chambers immediately at (312) 435-5654 with date of hearing and type of language needed so arrangements can be made for interpreter.
Court will not supply interpreters for use at evidentiary hearings or trials.

Judge Schmetterer will not be sitting the following dates:

Please DO NOT schedule any NON-emergency motions on the aforementioned dates. They WILL NOT BE HEARD and will require re-noticing to a date when Judge Schmetterer is holding court.

ONLY EMERGENCY MOTIONS will be heard on those dates. Please see General Order 12-01 for scheduling of any EMERGENCY MOTIONS

Minute Orders are not required on any filings.

Courtroom No. 682
Chapters 7 and 11 Non-Adversary Original Motions
Unless otherwise scheduled, these are presented Monday, Tuesday and Thursday at 10:00 a.m. or Friday at 10:30 a.m.
Status Hearings on Chapter 7 Trustee's Final Report and Account and Application for Compensation are heard on the last Tuesday of each month at 10:30 a.m. See list of dates under "Dates for Ch 7 Trustee's Final Report".
Chapter 13 Non-Adversary Motions (Wednesday)
10:00 a.m. - Original Motions
10:30 a.m. - Set Motions
11:00 a.m. - Confirmation Call a.m.
Adversaries Related to all Chapter Cases
New Adversary summons are returnable Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday at 10:30 a.m.
All Adversary related motions to be presented on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday at 10:00 a.m. or Friday at 10:30 a.m.
Involuntary Petition summons are returnable
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday at 10:30 a.m.
All Motions
1. If case is already set for something, motion should be noticed for the time already set. Otherwise, the clerk will reset new motion to time already set.
2. If noticing more than ten hearings for some morning, see Deputy Clerk to schedule them for an uncrowded day.

If you will be setting more than ten (10) adversary status hearing dates on a bankruptcy matter, please contact the Judge's chambers for the day and time of the hearing.