From Judge Goldgar”s page on the site maintained by the Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois, Eastern Division:
Attorneys seeking fees in Chapter 13 cases must file an application with itemization of time in 10th“s of an hour and a description of services rendered unless they used the Court”s Model Retention Agreement.
Cases Filed After May 1
Attorneys who use the Model Retention Agreement may receive up to $3,500 through the close of the case without an itemization. See General Order No. 07-02 and Standing Order No. 3 as amended May 30.
Cases Filed Before May 1
Attorneys who use the court’s Model Retention Agreement may receive up to $3,000 through the close of the case or up to $2,500 through plan confirmation without submitting itemization of activities.
See Standing Order No. 3 in the Box on the right >>>>