Welcome to the official website for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of New York serving the counties of: Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chautauqua, Chemung, Erie, Genesee, Livingston, Monroe, Niagara, Ontario, Orleans, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Wayne, Wyoming and Yates. We have offices in Buffalo and Rochester.

Court Locations

Olympic Towers
300 Pearl Street, Suite 250
Buffalo, NY 14202

100 State Street
Rochester, NY 14614

Genesee County Courthouse
7 Main Street
3rd Floor Courtroom
Batavia, NY 14020

Gerace Office Building
Legislative Chambers
3rd Floor Courtroom
North Erie Street
Mayville, NY 14757

Niagara Falls Municipal Complex
1925 Main Street
2nd Floor Hearing Room
Niagara Falls, NY 14305

Cattaraugus County Courthouse
1 Leo Moss Drive
Olean, NY 14760

Schuyler County Courthouse
105 9th Street
Watkins Glen, NY 14891

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News & Announcements

Mon, 12/01/2014
Notice of Amendments to Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure, Amendments to Official Bankruptcy Forms, and Fee Changes, effective December 1, 2014
Notice of Amendments to Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure, Amendments to Official Bankruptcy Forms, and Fee Changes, effective December 1, 2014
see Notice_14-03
 
Please click here for a presentation which highlights some of these December 1 changes.
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Wed, 11/05/2014
CHANGE FOR JUDGE KAPLAN'S WEDNESDAY MOTION CALENDARS EFFECTIVE FEBRUARY 1, 2015
Effective February 1, 2015, ALL motions for Judge Kaplan's Wednesday Motion Calendar will be heard at 10:00 a.m.  Motions for Relief from Stay will no longer be heard at 11:00 a.m. Parties are encouraged to start bringing all motions at 10:00 a.m. prior to the February 1, 2015 date, although motions brought at 11:00 a.m. prior to February 1, 2015, will be heard at that time. As a reminder, Judge Kaplan does not hold a motion calendar on the last Wednesday of the month.
 
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Thu, 02/26/2015
Opinion
BK  #14-21527-PRW / Chapter 11
6007 Lake Road LLC
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Tue, 02/24/2015
Opinion
BK# 13-13398B / AP14-1019B /  Chapter 7
Leonard P & Briget M Girdlestone
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Thu, 02/12/2015
Opinion
BK #11-20288-PRW / Chapter 13
Reenalda Golder-Collier
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Thu, 02/12/2015
Opinion
BK #12-13001-MJK / Chapter 13
Krystyna Wrobel
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