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VCIS

VCIS is a court service which allows anyone to dial directly into the Court's Bankruptcy database by calling 866-222-8029 using a touch tone telephone. Available information includes:

  • Case Number
  • Chapter
  • Filing date
  • Debtor's name/principal adversaries
  • Debtor's attorney
  • Trustee
  • Judge
  • Date and location of first meeting
  • Discharge and closing dates
  • Status of assets
  • Last date to file proof of claims

This system includes information on Bankruptcy cases filed since September 17, 1990 and all those pending as of that date. If the desired information is not obtained, the caller is given the opportunity to transfer to an operator.

Updated on Apr 15, 2014

What does Pro Se mean

“Pro se” is a Latin phrase meaning “for oneself” or “on one’s own behalf.” A party to a lawsuit who does not have a lawyer, but instead represents himself, is appearing in the lawsuit “pro se.”


County Assignments

Bankruptcy County Assignments

Updated on Sep 17, 2014

Southern Division (Boise):
Ada, Adams, Boise, Canyon, Elmore, Gem, Owyhee, Payette, Valley, Washington

Northern Division (Coeur d'Alene):
Benewah, Bonner, Boundary, Kootenai, Shoshone

Central Division (Moscow):
Clearwater, Idaho, Latah, Lewis, Nez Perce

Eastern Division (Pocatello/Twin Falls):
Bannock, Bear Lake, Bingham, Blaine, Bonneville, Butte, Camas, Caribou, Cassia, Clark, Custer, Franklin, Fremont, Gooding, Jefferson, Jerome, Lemhi, Lincoln, Madison, Minidoka, Oneida, Power, Teton, Twin Falls


Idaho Bankruptcy Trustees

Updated on Jun 16, 2021

J Ford Elsaesser (Ch 7 & 12)
documents@eaidaho.com
ph:  (208) 263-8871
fax: (208) 263-8517
POB 2220
Sandpoint, ID  83864

   

Kathleen McCallister (Ch 13)
kam@kam13trustee.com
ph:  (208) 922-5100
fax: (208) 922-5599
POB 1150
Meridian, ID 83680

       

David P Gardner (Ch 7)
dpg@winstoncashatt.com
ph:  (208) 667-2103
ph:  (509) 838-6131 (Spokane)              
250 Northwest Blvd, Suite 206                    Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

 

                                            

John Munding (Ch 7)
john@mundinglaw.com
ph:  (509) 624-6464
9425 N. Nevada St.Ste 212                         Spokane, WA 99218

       

Patrick Geile (Ch 7)
patrick@geilecorp.com
ph:  (208) 947-1575
POB 925
Meridian, ID 83680

   

Gary L Rainsdon (Ch 12)
trustee@filertel.com
ph:  (208) 734-1180
fax: (208) 734-2783
POB 506
Twin Falls, ID  83303

 

R Sam Hopkins (Ch 7)
samhopkins@rsh7trustee.com
amberwilliams@rsh7trustee.com
michellehopkins@rsh7trustee.com
ph:  (208) 478-7978
fax: (208) 478-7976
POB 3014
Pocatello, ID  83206

 

              C Barry Zimmerman (Ch 7 & 13)
barryzimmerman@cda.twcbc.com
ph:  (208) 664-6100
fax: (208) 664-4737
601 Sherman Ave, Ste 5
Coeur d'Alene, ID  83816

Timothy R Kurtz (Ch 7)
trk@kurtztrustee.com
ph:  (208) 287-8125
fax:  (208) 287-8130
POB 956
Boise, ID  83702

     

 

     

*New Information 2/19/2020*

 

    Chapter 11 Subchapter V Trustees

Christy L Brandon  
christy@brandonlawfirm.com
ph:  (406) 837-5445
POB 1544
Big Fork, MT 59911

Matthew W Grimshaw  
matt@grimshawlawgroup.com
ph:  (208) 391-7860
800 W Main St, Ste 1460
Boise, ID 83702

 

   

Kevin O'Rourke
ph:  (509) 624-0159
421 W Riverside Ave, Ste 960
Spokane, WA  99201

 

Gary L Rainsdon 
trustee@filertel.com
ph:  (208) 734-1180
fax: (208) 734-2783
POB 506
Twin Falls, ID  83303