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Alabama Middle District Bankruptcy Court Filing Statistics


The Alabama Middle covers all of Central and Southeastern Alabama. The court has offices in Montgomery and Dothan Alabama. For more information about this court, please visit www.almd.uscourts.gov The court's address is:


Frank M. Johnson, Jr. United States Courthouse
Alabama Middle District Bankruptcy Court
One Church Street, Suite B-110
Montgomery, Alabama 36104
USA
(334) 954-3600


Following are quarterly bankruptcy filing statistics for the Alabama Middle District Bankruptcy Court. These statistics are courtesy of the U.S. Courts website (www.uscourts.gov).

Consumer Bankruptcy Filing Statistics

This table shows the number of consumer bankruptcies filed in the Alabama Middle district bankruptcy court from July 1, 2011 through June 30 2012.

Filed Chapter 7
Q3-2011 466
Q4-2011 389
Q1-2012 539
Q2-2012 425
Total:1,819
Percent Change:-8.80%
Filed Chapter 13
Q3-2011 1,600
Q4-2011 1,522
Q1-2012 1,285
Q2-2012 1,495
Total:5,902
Percent Change:-6.56%
Filed Chapter 11
Q3-2011 1
Q4-2011 0
Q1-2012 0
Q2-2012 1
Total:2
Percent Change:0.00

Consumer Bankruptcy Filing Summary

  • From July 2011 to June 3012 Chapter 7 bankruptcy filings decreased by 9%.
  • From July 2011 to June 3012 Chapter 13 bankruptcy filings decreased by 7%.
  • Of the 7,723 consumer bankruptcies filed in the Alabama Middle bankruptcy district, 24% were Chapter 7 bankruptcies and 76% were Chapter 13 bankruptcies.




Business Bankruptcy Filing Statistics

The following table shows the number of business bankruptcies filed in the Alabama Middle district bankruptcy court from July 1, 2011 through June 30 2012.


Filed Chapter 7
Q3-2011 30
Q4-2011 32
Q1-2012 23
Q2-2012 37
Total:122
Percent Change:23.33%
Filed Chapter 11
Q3-2011 7
Q4-2011 9
Q1-2012 7
Q2-2012 4
Total:27
Percent Change:-42.86%
Filed Chapter 12
Q3-2011 1
Q4-2011 1
Q1-2012 0
Q2-2012 1
Total:3
Percent Change:0.00%
Filed Chapter 13
Q3-2011 4
Q4-2011 3
Q1-2012 3
Q2-2012 2
Total:12
Percent Change:-50.00%

Business Bankruptcy Filing Summary

  • From July 2011 to June 3012 Chapter 7 business bankruptcy filings increased by 23%.
  • From July 2011 to June 3012 Chapter 11 business bankruptcy filings decreased by 43%.
  • From July 2011 to June 3012 Chapter 12 business bankruptcy filings decreased by 0%.
  • From July 2011 to June 3012 Chapter 13 business bankruptcy filings decreased by 50%.
  • Of the 164 business bankruptcies filed in the Alabama Middle bankruptcy district, 74% were Chapter 7 bankruptcies, 16% were Chapter 11 bankruptcies, 2% were Chapter 12 bankruptcies, and 7% were Chapter 13 bankruptcies.

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