bankruptcy judge

  • A judicial officer of the United States district court who is the court official with decision-making power over federal bankruptcy cases.

    United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit 1
    See also confirmation

1United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, Commonly Used Terms - U.S. Courts, http://­www.ca9.uscourts.gov/­content/­view.php?pk_id=0000000237 (last accessed May 28, 2009).