Welcome

Welcome to the official website for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania. We have offices in Wilkes-Barre and Harrisburg.

Please note: The Chapter 13 trustee has cancelled 341 meeting of creditors in Harrisburg tomorrow, Nov 15.  You will receive notice of the rescheduled hearing date and time.

 

** Order Amending Local Bankruptcy Rules and Forms Effective 12/01/2018 **

The Honorable Robert N. Opel, II, Chief Judge for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania entered a district-wide Amended Order (5-04-mp-50010) on November 7, 2018 amending the Local Bankruptcy Rules and Forms for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania.  The amendments to the Local Rules and Forms are effective December 1, 2018.

A copy of the Order and the amendments is located here.


Free Case Information

866-222-8029

Court Locations

Max Rosenn U.S. Courthouse (directions)
197 South Main Street, Room 247
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701

570-831-2500
877-298-2053 (Toll-Free)
570-829-0249 (Fax) **Click here for provisions regarding transmitting facsimile documents to the court

Ronald Reagan Federal Building  (directions)
228 Walnut Street Rm 320
Harrisburg, PA 17101

717-901-2800
888-531-9485 (Toll-Free)
717-901-2822 (Fax)  **Click here for provisions regarding transmitting facsimile documents to the court.

Court Hearing Location ONLY
US Courthouse & Federal Building (directions)
240 West Third Street
Williamsport, PA 17701

News & Announcements

Thu, 2018-08-16
The Pro Bono and Mediator Recognition Certificates for the period January 1, 2018 through June 30, 2018 are attached below. More »
Thu, 2018-07-26
  Effective August 1, 2018, Local Rule 9070-1 (Exhibits) is modified.  Click here for the order Amending Local Court Rules of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania (5-04-mp-50010).   The new Local...
Fri, 2018-07-20
Due to a system outage of the Court’s filing system (CM/ECF), users were unable to file documents to case dockets on July 19, 2018. It is, therefore, ORDERED that:           1.   ...
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