Soneet Kapila


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United States Bankruptcy Trustee

United States Federal Bankruptcy Trustee

Southern District of Florida

Chapter 7 Panel Trustee
Chapter 11 Trustee
Chapter 11 – Subchapter V Trustee

Case No. 96-16193-BKC-RAM THE COURT: Mr. Kapila is certainly well-known to the Court. The Court holds him in the highest regard. His credibiity is unimpeachable and the care in his analysis is always first rate….

Helping Debtors navigate through the bankruptcy process.

As a sitting member on the Panel of U.S. Chapter 7 Bankruptcy Trustees and as a Chapter 11 and Subchapter V Trustee, Soneet Kapila is regarded as a prominent member of the local community. He is appointed by the United States Trustee’s Office, which is part of the Department of Justice, and has been a bankruptcy trustee for over 25 years.

Mr. Kapila has been appointed in Federal District Court, Bankruptcy Court and Florida State Court and served in the roles of Chief Restructuring Officer, S.E.C. Corporate Monitor, Examiner, Chapter 11 Trustee of operating businesses, Liquidating Trustee and Receiver, among others.

Contact Us

Soneet Kapila, Bankruptcy Trustee

P. O. Box 14213
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33302

Phone: (954) 761-8707

Fax: (954) 761-1033

Trustee Roles

Chapter 7

Chapter 7 Trustees gather debtor’s nonexempt assets and uses proceeds to pay holders of claims; administers cases, reviews petitions and documents filed by a debtor for accuracy and to detect any possible fraud.

Chapter 11

Provides for reorganization, usually involving a operating corporation or partnership.

Subchapter V

Helps small business debtors in reorganizing under the provisions of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code.