Transfer of Claim

Click the Bankruptcy on the CM/ECF Main Menu.

  • Click Claims Actions hyperlink.

  • Enter Case Number

  • Click Next.

  • Select  Transfer of Claim, click Next.

  • Select the Party. If not listed, click Add/Create New Party

  • Click Next.

Note:  If  this is your first time docketing on a case the following message will display:


"The following attorney/party associations do not exist for this case.

Please check which associations should be created for this case."

Place a check mark in the box to establish the association.


  • Click Next.

  • Click Next.

  • Associate the pdf file of the Transfer of Claim.

  • Select Claim (s) from list.

  • Click Next.

  • Verify Claim Number:

  • Select  Status (from the claim status box)

  • Click Next.

  • Click the radio button for the Transfer type.

  • Search for transferee or Add New Creditor (party you are representing)

  • Search for transferor. (current owner of the claim, look for the Claim # next to the name)

  • Click Next.

  • Edit the docket pre- text  box if necessary.

  • Click Next. 

  • A message will appear. IMPORTANT: A fee is due immediately upon filing this Transfer of Claim. Failure to pay the fee will result in a suspension of the CM/ECF account of the filer until all outstanding fees are paid in full.

  • Click Next. The Fee will appear.

  • Review final docket text.

  • Click Next.

Manual Chapter: