Online Attorney Training Manual

Welcome to the CM/ECF Online Manual. This manual displays the detailed steps involved in the filing of selected pleadings. Since we now have two types of logins, full login for attorneys and Limited Filing User (LFU) for attorneys and non-attorneys, there is a manual for each. Additional pleadings will be added as they are completed.

The Attorney Manual can be accessed in alphabetical order: Topics in Alphabetical Order

    Note:  Additionally, there is a Trouble-Shooting Guide available for users with full attorney logins.

Attorney Manual for EASI (Electonic Access to Sales Information)


The Limited Filing User Manual is accessed in only one order:


For Information on getting a full attorney login to the CM/ECF system, see Obtaining a Live Login.


Please note that this site is a "work in progress"! We will continue upgrading and improving this site. Do understand and forgive us for any typos and other "minor" errors that exist as such will be eliminated over time as we improve the site.

Thank you

Kathy Theis
General Supervisor
US Bankruptcy Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
5414 US Steel Tower
600 Grant Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

Phone: 412-644-4917