Virtual Hearings Access and General Information

Parties are strictly prohibited from recording telephonic or video hearings, in accordance with the Court’s Administrative Order 20-07. By joining or participating in a remote hearing, you acknowledge the prohibition contained in Administrative Order 20-07.

If you are interested in simply attending a Bankruptcy Court hearing conducted by video or telephonic conference call, locate the date and time of the hearing you wish to attend on the Court's Public Calendar and by email contact the Courtroom Deputy for the presiding Judge as provided below. You must include your name and telephone number, the case name, case number, and the date and time of the hearing. By submitting your request, you acknowledge that recording a telephonic or video hearing is strictly prohibited in accordance with Administrative Order 20-07.

Successful remote hearings require the cooperation of all participants. Failure to follow the Judges' Hearing Instructions could preclude your participation in a remote hearing or result in the imposition of sanctions.

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Hon. Nancy V. Alquist Joyce Yalley, Courtroom Deputy
(410) 962-4439
Hon. Maria Ellena Chavez-Ruark
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    • Rebecca Herr -
    • Timothy Branigan - website
Jennifer Whitfield, Courtroom Deputy
(301) 344-0585
Hon. Michelle M. Harner Anna Marie Komisarek, Courtroom Deputy
(410) 962-2966
Hon. David E. Rice Cherita Scott, Courtroom Deputy
(410) 962-7769
Hon. Lori S. Simpson Gloria Bellman, Courtroom Deputy
(301) 344-8031