Hours of Operation / Courthouse Directions

The Clerk's Office of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Columbia is located in Room 1225 of the E. Barrett Prettyman U.S. Courthouse at 333 Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20001. The Clerk's Office is open to the public Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. except on federal holidays. The Courthouse, however, is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. As a customer service, the Clerk's Office has installed a speedy filing box in the Courthouse.

Clerk's Office Phone Number: (202) 354-3280 



When visiting the Courthouse, a picture ID is required for entry into the building. Also, NO CAMERAS or recording devices are permitted in the Courthouse. Camera Phones are only allowed in the courthouse by certain persons as described in the NOTICE REGARDING CELL PHONES, LAPTOPS, AND OTHER ELECTRONIC DEVICES. The 3rd Street entrance is open 24 hours/day, seven days a week. The John Marshall Park entrance is open from 7:00 am to 5:00 pm.