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Court Information

Please consult Guidelines for Communicating with the Court before contacting the Clerk’s Office or a judge’s chambers. If you are a creditor seeking to file a proof of claim, please consult the Information for Pro Se Creditors section of this website.

Office Hours

The regular business hours of the Clerk are 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, with the exception of the observed Federal Holidays.


U.S. Bankruptcy Court
300 U.S. Courthouse Annex
110 East Court Avenue, Suite 300
Des Moines, Iowa 50309

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(515) 284-6230


The Clerk's Office generally does not accept documents sent to the above e-mail address for filing. However, in light of the COVID-19 outbreak, certain exceptions will be considered. Please contact the Clerk’s Office at the number listed above for further information.