Court Location

US Bankruptcy Court
District of Rhode Island
380 Westminster Street, 6th Floor
Providence, RI 02903

Court Hours and Telephone

 Office Hours:  M-F 9:00-4:00
Phone Hours:  M-F 8:30-5:00 

Clerk’s Office Phone Numbers:
Voice:  (401) 626-3100
Fax:  (401) 626-3150

Help Desk Email (non-legal questions only)

News & Announcements

Check this box for the latest official news and announcements released by the court.

Mon, 2016-09-12

Several Federal Bankruptcy Rule amendments will take effect on December 1, 2016, including changes to FRBP 9006(f) regarding computation of time, which will no longer provide 3 additional days to act...

Mon, 2016-08-29

Please take notice that the Court has published a Notice of Proposed Amendments to its Local Rules and Forms, to be effective on October 3, 2016.   Comments to the proposed changes may be...

Wed, 2016-08-24

In case you missed it, please enjoy reading a copy of our latest On the Docket newsletter, which contains information about recent court opinions, local rule changes, practice suggestions and IT...

Fri, 2016-08-12

On Tuesday, August 2, 2016, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued a final rule for mortgage servicers that provides greater protections to struggling borrowers, surviving family members and...

Learn more about federal bankruptcy laws and an explanation of the chapters under which a bankruptcy case may be filed by viewing Bankruptcy Basics video on the U.S. Courts page.  

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