Welcome

Welcome to the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey. Courthouses are located in Newark, Trenton, and Camden.

Court business hours: Monday - Friday; 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

ECF Downtime for Maintenance

Please be advised there is a CM/ECF Scheduled Maintenance Window:

Starting: Saturday, January 19, 2019 @ 5:00 AM
Ending: Saturday, January 19, 2019 @ 1:00 PM
Duration: 8 hours

The CM/ECF system may be offline during this time. This is required for systems maintenance.
Thank you for your understanding in this matter.


GENERAL ORDER INCORPORATING BY REFERENCE STANDING ORDER 18-4 OF THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF NEW JERSEY AS APPLIED TO BANKRUPTCY CASES AND ADVERSARY PROCEEDINGS

As pertains to the current lapse in appropriations funding by Congress and its impact on Bankruptcy Cases. Adversary Proceedings, and other matters in which the United States is or may be a party, the Court has issued the following Order. Click here to download the Order

Judiciary Operating on Limited Funds During Shutdown

During the partial shutdown of the federal government, which began Dec. 22, 2018, the Judiciary has continued to operate by using court fee balances and other “no-year” funds. The Administrative Office of the U.S. Courts has revised its original estimate and now is working toward the goal of sustaining paid operations through Jan. 25, 2019.


For the full announcement from the U.S. Courts, please click below:
https://www.uscourts.gov/news/2019/01/16/judiciary-continue-funded-operations-until-jan-25

Staff Directory

Martin Luther King, Jr. Federal Building
50 Walnut Street
Newark, NJ 07102
Phone (973) 645-4764

Clarkson S. Fisher US Courthouse
402 East State Street
Trenton, NJ 08608
Phone (609) 858-9333

U.S. Post Office and Courthouse
401 Market Street
Camden, NJ 08101
Phone (856) 361-2300

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