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General Information


  • The regular business hours of the Clerk's Office are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, with the exception of the observed Federal Holidays.
  • Telephone hours are from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
  • An after-hours drop box is available.


  • Effective November 20, 2017 the court has relocated to Concord, NH.
  • 55 Pleasant Street (Warren B. Rudman U.S. Courthouse), Concord, NH.
  • The Clerk's Office is on the 2nd floor, Room 200.
  • Bankruptcy hearings are usually scheduled in Courtroom A on the 1st floor.
  • The Courthouse is located next door to the James C. Cleveland Federal Building.
  • A valid photo ID issued by a government agency is required for entrance.
  • The general public is prohibited from bringing electronic devices (cell phones, tablets, laptops, etc.) into the building.  These may be checked at the security station in the lobby.

Please read your notice carefully to determine the location of your hearing/meeting.

341 Meeting of Creditors

Effective January 29, 2019, the 341 Meeting of Creditors are held in Concord, in the U.S. Trustee’s Meeting Room. The Room is located in the James C. Cleveland Building, 53 Pleasant Street, Room 3124, Concord, NH.  Entrance to the Cleveland Building is through the adjacent Warren B. Rudman Courthouse at 55 Pleasant Street.  A valid photo ID is required for entrance.

Please read your notice carefully to determine the location of your hearing/meeting.


  • Be sure to allow extra time for parking on any trip to the Bankruptcy Court.
  • There is limited metered parking available on the streets near the Rudman Courthouse/Cleveland Building complex.
  • Non-metered spots are available on some side streets in residential neighborhoods however these are further away from the Courthouse.
  • One handicapped space is available on the corner of Pleasant and Spring Streets, across from the service station.
  • The city of Concord has three parking garages located within four blocks of the courthouse complex. The Firehouse Parking Garage at 18 North State Street (near the YMCA with entrances on North State and Green Streets), the Durgin Block Parking Garage at 17 School Street (with entrances on School and Warren Streets) and the Capital Commons Garage at 75 Storrs Street. City garage kiosks will only accept coins (no bills), debit cards or credit cards.
  • For a map of metered and nonmetered parking spots in downtown Concord, click here.
  • Do not park directly in front of the courthouse complex on Pleasant Street; that area is restricted to law enforcement vehicles.
  • The parking lot adjacent to the Bienvenue Condominiums (formerly Sacred Heart Church) is leased parking only.
  • Be sure to allow extra time for parking.


Weather Related Closing Information

  • All weather related delays or closings will be posted on the home page of this site.
  • Notification of delays and closings will also be made to WMUR-TV.

Courtroom Procedure for Delays and Closings


All delays will run from the time the Court opens. If there is a delay, the docket will start at the termination of the delay with the a.m. hearings. All morning hearings will be pushed back for the period of the delay. For example, if there is a two-hour delay, the 8:30 a.m. hearing will be held at 10:30 a.m. The afternoon docket will proceed as usual. The Court will also try to accommodate requests for telephonic hearings, where appropriate.


In the event of a closing, all hearings will be cancelled and the rescheduled hearing date, if known, will be posted on the court's web site. For any party not available on that new date, contact Judge Harwood's courtroom deputy at (603) 222-2644. For hearings scheduled before Judges Cary or Fagone, contact the courtroom deputy at (603) 222-2644. For hearings scheduled before Judge Panos, contact the courtroom deputy at (603) 222-2644.