Motion for Default Judgment

Last Updated: November 7, 2013

Filing Requirements:

  • Motion for Default Judgment

  • Notice of Motion with 21 days objection period.  Notice is sent to interested parties.

  • Proof of Service (Defendant(s) must be served with Motion).

  • Proposed Order.  Instructions.

  • Proposed Judgment Instructions.

To File Electronically:

  1. Log into CM/ECF.

  2. Select [Adversary >  Motions].

  3. Enter the adversary case number (e.g, xx-xxxxx).

  4. Select [Default Judgment] from the event list.

  5. Skip the Joint Filing screen.

  6. Select the party filer.

  7. Enter a "y or n" if the notice and proof of service are included with the motion.

  8. Enter date served.

  9. Accept last day to object.

  10. Browse to select the Motion (.pdf file).

    Note:  The Motion, Notice of Motion, and Proof of Service may be a single PDF; or the Notice, supporting documents, and Proof of Service may be added as attachments to this document. The Motion must be the first document in your PDF.

  11. Modify the text as appropriate.

  12. Verify the final docket text; if correct, click [Next] to submit your document(s).

    The Notice of Electronic Filing displays giving you the document number. Copies of this notice are immediately e-mailed to all participants who receive electronic notification in the case.

  13. Submit proposed order and a proposed judgment. Instructions.

    Note: proposed Order and proposed Judgment are separate documents)



    11 U.S.C.:

    Local Rule 7007-1