Welcome to the official website for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, serving the counties of Bronx, Dutchess, New York, Orange, Putnam, Rockland, Sullivan, and Westchester, with concurrent jurisdiction over Greene and Ulster. We have courthouses in Manhattan, Poughkeepsie, and White Plains.


Court Locations

One Bowling Green
New York, NY 10004-1408

355 Main Street
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601

300 Quarropas Street
Room 248
White Plains, NY 10601

Mission Statement

The purpose of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York is to provide, economically, a fair, consistent, and effective forum for the protection and marshaling of assets, the discharge or adjustment of debts, and timely distribution of property or securities, in accordance with applicable law.

News & Announcements

Procurement Notice

The United States Bankruptcy Court, S.D.N.Y, is seeking to purchase and upgrade the digital recording software in 12 courtrooms. In addition to the software, the court is requesting remote installation, remote training, and a multi-year maintenance option. Details

Notice of Fee Changes Effective June 1, 2014


The Judicial Conference of the United States recently approved several changes to the Bankruptcy Court Miscellaneous Fee Schedule (28 U.S.C. § 1930). The changes effective June 1, 2014 are:

Proposed Amendments to Federal Rules of Bankruptcy and Civil Procedure and Forms

The proposed amendments, Rules Committee reports explaining the proposed changes, and other information are posted on the Judiciary’s website. The public comment period ends February 15, 2014.

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