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Welcome to the United States Bankruptcy Court, District of South Carolina Internet site. The goal of this site is to provide the public and the legal community with the information needed to support the efficient and orderly administration of the bankruptcy process in this Court.


S cam Targets Bankruptcy Filers: A sophisticated phone scam is targeting bankruptcy filers in several states, using personal information from filings and posing as attorneys to get intended victims to immediately wire money to satisfy a debt. In response, the following warning has been issued: "Under no circumstances would a bankruptcy attorney or staff member telephone a client and ask for a wire transfer immediately to satisfy a debt. Nor would the bankruptcy attorney and staff ever threaten arrest if a debt isn’t paid.” Click here for the full article.

The Court is dedicated to excellent public service and its 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. The Clerk of Court would like to welcome you to the Court.

To file documents on the South Carolina Bankrupcty Court's CM/ECF System, you must have a unique login and password issued by this Court. Click here for information.

J. Bratton Davis United States
Bankruptcy Courthouse
1100 Laurel Street
Columbia SC 29201-2423
Court Telephone: (803)-765-5436
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