Welcome to the official website for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of South Carolina.

Mission Statement

The Court's mission is to provide fair and impartial justice within the jurisdiction conferred by the Constitution and Congress by providing debtors with a fresh start and creditors with the resolution of claims in a fair and efficient forum.

Court Locations

145 King Street, Room 225
Charleston, SC 29401

U.S. Bankruptcy Court
District of South Carolina
J. Bratton Davis
U.S. Bankruptcy Courthouse
1100 Laurel Street
Columbia, South Carolina 29201-2423

Donald S. Russell Courthouse
& U.S. Courthouse

201 Magnolia Street
Spartanburg, South Carolina 29306


News & Announcements

Fri, 09/22/2017
In February of this year, following the lead of other districts with a Loss Mitigation/Mortgage Modification (“LM/MM”) program, Judge Waites implemented a mediation requirement in all LM/ More »
Mon, 09/11/2017
In regards to Judge Waites' September 13, 2017 Charleston docket, please plan to proceed as scheduled. Due to weather conditions, the Court has extended today's 10:00 a.m. More »
Fri, 08/25/2017
The December 1, 2017 amendments to the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure adopt a national chapter 13 plan form (Official Form 113) unless a district adopts a local form in compliance with Rule More »

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