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Court Locations

6500 Cherrywood Ln - Greenbelt, MD 20770 - Main Tel: 301-344-8018 map
101 W Lombard St Room 8530 - Baltimore, MD 21201 - Main Tel: 410-962-2688

Courthouses Closed for Christmas

The Courthouses will be closed on December 25th and 26th for Christmas.

Federal Public Defender for the Eastern District of Virginia

The United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit is accepting applications for the position of Federal Public Defender for the Eastern District of Virginia. For more details, click here.

Amendments to Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure and Official Forms Effective 12/1/14

On April 25, 2014, the Supreme Court approved amendments to the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure which will take effect on December 1, 2014.  The amendments to the bankruptcy rules address the following: 1) petitions involving the same debtors filed in different courts; 2) time limits for serving a summons and complaint; 3) general pleadings and judgments and costs; 4) bankruptcy appeals; and 5) new trials and relief from a judgment or order.  Several official forms will be updated to address the amended rules. 

Click these links for more details:  Revised forms and instructions |  Amended rules  |  Summary of Changes to Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure

Amended Local Rules with Order 14-01

Administrative Order 14-01 amending Local Bankruptcy Rule 9033-1 has been posted. Click here for a list of all the Administrative Orders .

Apr 21 - Fee Increases 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