United States Bankruptcy Court
United States Bankruptcy Judge for the Northern District of New York
Term Law Clerk, Matthew Zapala
Telephone number: (518) 257-1605
Law Clerk, Cynthia Platt
Telephone number: (518) 257-1620
An adjournment request shall be made by electronically filing and faxed to Chambers (518-431-0192) not later than 2:00 p.m. the day prior to the hearing using one of the following forms
Adjournment Request / Withdrawal / Settlement Notification for Motion Related Matters formAdjournment Request / Withdrawal / Settlement Notification for Confirmation Hearings form
A paper chambers copy is required and must be clearly marked as “ECF CASE – CHAMBERS COPY” for the following items.
Unless a personal appearance is excused in advance or the court sets a telephonic hearing, telephonic appearances are not allowed. The court will not excuse an appearance unless there is a showing of exceptional circumstances.
Questions regarding telephonic appearances may be directed to:
Elizabeth Vadney (518-257-1615) or Theresa O’Connell (518-257-1606)
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