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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 is located in 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 for chapter 7, 12 and 13 cases filed on or after September 1, 2023, the 341 Meeting of Creditors will be held virtually.  Case specific meeting information will be included on the Notice of Bankruptcy Case.  Chapter 11 cases will continue to have the 341 Meeting of Creditors telephonically.  Please read your notice carefully to determine the location of your hearing or 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.
  • Walking disability spaces are 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 non-metered 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 permit 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 Panos, Cary or Fagone, contact the courtroom deputy at (603) 222-2644.