Welcome

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

PROPOSED AMENDMENTS PUBLISHED FOR PUBLIC COMMENT - AUGUST 2014

The Judicial Conference Advisory Committees on Appellate, Bankruptcy, Civil, and Criminal Rules have proposed amendments to their respective rules and forms, and requested that the proposals be circulated to the bench, bar, and public for comment. The proposed amendments, Rules Committee reports explaining the proposed changes, and other information are posted on the judiciary’s website at http://www.uscourts.gov/RulesAndPolicies/rules/proposed-amendments.aspx.

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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