Instructions for Mediator Applications and Profile Editor
Applications must be submitted by December 1, 2012 electronically using the "Application Process for Mediators" link below. A completed PDF "Application for Admission to Bankruptcy Mediation Program Register" form must be uploaded during the application process. Please complete and save the PDF before starting the electronic application process.
Step 2. Complete the web based Application Process for Mediators form and upload the PDF file from Step 1 before clicking the "Submit" button.
You must complete an application even if you are currently a mediator on the Bankruptcy Court's register.
Your application will be reviewed and all successful applicants will be notified by email.
Approved Mediators are permitted to edit their profile to ensure their information is current.
Help making PDF files.
Local Bankruptcy Form 31 is an Acrobat file with fields that enable you to key your information onto the form. The free Acrobat Reader does not allow you to save the completed form. If you cannot save the application form try one of the following methods to prepare the application for submission.
Many scanners and multi-function printers are able to scan paper to a PDF file. If you have a scanner or multi-function printer fill out the form using Acrobat Reader and print it to paper then scan the paper copy to a PDF file.
If you do not have a scanner or multi function printer you can fill out the application using Acrobat Reader, print it to paper and have a copy center convert the paper document to PDF format for you.
There are free programs available on the Internet that allow you to generate PDF files. Tutorials are also available from various sources to assist you. The court cannot assist you with any programs or utilities you choose to install on your computer. Only download programs from trustworthy, reliable web sites.