Motion for Relief from Judgment/Order pursuant to Fed.R.Bankr.P. 9024


How to file:

Location of event: Bankruptcy > Motions, Applications & Briefs > Relief from Judgment/Order Pursuant to FRBP 9024, Motion for



FRBP 9024


If seeking relief from an Order Dismissing Case, see separate procedure on Motion for Relief from Dismissal Order.


General Information


Filing Requirements


Step-by-Step Instructions

1. Log into CM/ECF


2. Select Bankruptcy > Motions, Applications & Briefs


3. Enter the case number (e.g. xx-xxxxx). Click Next


4. Select Relief from Judgment/Order Pursuant to FRBP 9024, Motion for from the event list. Click Next


5. Select appropriate radio button to indicate whether or not the Motion you are filing is amended.


6. Check box if jointly filing with another attorney, click Next.


7. If you indicated that you are filing jointly with other attorney(s), select additional attorney(s) and click Next


NOTE: You cannot add attorneys. Only attorneys who have previously entered an appearance will be available for selection.


8. Select the party filer.  If the party is not listed, click on Add/Create New Party. Click Next


Note: The "Attorney/Party Association” screen may appear. If your party selection was correct, check the box to create an association and click Next.


9. Browse to select the Motion (pdf file).  Click Next


10. Check the box next to the Order from which you are seeking relief and click Next


11. If you indicated in step 5 that you are filing an amended motion, all pending motions on the docket are displayed. Select the motion that is being amended and click Next


12. Enter additional text, if desired, and/or select prefix text and click Next


Note: The prefix text option is not available if you indicated in Step 5 that the Motion you are filing is amended. The additional text option is not always available.


13. Verify the final docket text; if correct, click Next


Note: 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.


14. Upload proposed Order



Curing Deficiencies

If the Motion for Relief from Judgment/Order is deficient, an amended Motion must be filed prior to the deficiency deadline using the instructions above, or the Motion may be stricken.