New Jersey Bankruptcy Court

There are 3 New Jersey Bankruptcy Courts

All bankruptcies that are filed in New Jersey are filed in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of New Jersey. The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey has three courthouses, which are located in Newark, Trenton and Camden.

If you reside in Mercer, Middlesex, Hunterdon, Monmouth County, Somerset, Burlington or Ocean County, your bankruptcy petition will be filed in the Trenton Bankruptcy Court at the Clarkson S. Fisher Building & U.S. Courthouse.

The Camden Bankruptcy Court (Mitchell H. Cohen Building & U.S. Courthouse) is where your petition will be filed if you reside in Atlantic, Cape May, Salem, Cumberland, Camden or Gloucester County.

The Newark Bankruptcy Court (Martin Luther King Building & U.S. Courthouse) will be the appropriate vicinage if you reside in Union, Bergen, Essex, Passaic, Sussex, Warren, Hudson or Morris County.

The bankruptcy attorneys at Villani & DeLuca have filed bankruptcy petitions in all three Bankruptcy Courts located in the State of New Jersey. As the law office has two locations in both Monmouth and Ocean Counties, the majority of the petitions filed by the firm are filed in the Trenton district.

There are Currently 8 New Jersey Bankruptcy Court Judges

The Trenton judges are as follows:

  • Honorable Michael B. Kaplan
  • Honorable Christine M. Gravelle
  • Honorable Kathryn C. Ferguson

The Camden judges are as follows:

  • Honorable Gloria M. Burns
  • Honorable Judith H. Wizmur

The Newark judges are as follows:

  • Honorable Novalyn L. Winfield
  • Honorable Donald H. Steckroth
  • Honorable Morris Stern

Contact Us with Your Questions About NJ Bankruptcy Court

Should you have any questions pertaining to any aspect of the bankruptcy process, please contact Villani & DeLuca to schedule your free bankruptcy consultation with an experienced NJ bankruptcy attorney. Please call (732) 965-3390 today!


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