Court Locations

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

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maryland has approved amendments to its Local Rules effective August 1, 2016.  Please click here for a copy of the amended rules, related notice, and summaries.  

Appointment of Chapter 13 Trustee in Baltimore

Please click here for the Office of United States Trustee announcement.

The Honorable James F. Schneider Announces His Intention to Retire Effective February 8, 2017

Please click here for a copy of Judge Schneider's letter of intent to retire.  01/04/2017 UPDATE: Judge Schneider has graciously agreed to defer the effective date of his retirement until his replacement is sworn in.

Appointment of Lori Schultz Simpson as U.S. Bankruptcy Judge

The United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maryland is pleased to announce that Lori Schultz Simpson has been appointed by the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit as U.S. Bankruptcy Judge for the District of Maryland. Please click here to view the public announcement of Judge-Designate Simpson's appointment.

Revision of Certain Dollar Amounts in Appendix F

In accordance with the provisions of Appendix F to the Local Rules for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maryland, and the procedures therein, certain dollar amounts in Appendix F shall be adjusted on April 1, 2016. The new dollar amounts reflect a 3.016 percent increase, rounded to the nearest $25. Please click here to view Appendix F applicable to cases filed on or after April 1.

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