Judges and Phone Numbers


Eastern Division


Judge Joan N. Feeney
Boston, MA

LeahCourtroom/Calendar Clerk(617) 748-5327
StefanieCase Administration Supervisor(617) 748-5319
CindyCases ending in 00-33 (all chapters)(617) 748-5321
CynthiaCases ending in 34-66 (all chapters)(617) 748-5323
RosieCases ending in 67-99 (all chapters)(617) 748-5322
MeganECR Operator(617) 748-5326


Judge Melvin S. Hoffman
Boston, MA

ReginaCourtroom/Calendar Clerk(617) 748-5337
StefanieCase Administration Supervisor(617) 748-5319
StefanieCases ending in 00-33 (all chapters)(617) 748-5319
MiguelCases ending in 34-66 (all chapters)(617) 748-5331
ToniCases ending in 67-99 (all chapters)(617) 748-5334
YvonneECR Operator(617) 748-5336


Judge Frank J. Bailey
Boston, MA

MaryTemporary Courtroom/Calendar Clerk(617) 748-5350
StefanieCase Administration Supervisor(617) 748-5319
JoanCases ending in 00-33 (all chapters)(617) 748-5342
NoeCases ending in 34-66 (all chapters)(617) 748-5344
KristopherCases ending in 67-99 (all chapters)(617) 748-5341
LizECR Operator(617) 748-5346






Central Division


Chief Judge Christopher J. Panos
Worcester, MA

JoanneDeputy in Charge(508) 770-8921
HalinaCourtroom/Calendar Clerk(508) 770-8927
JanetCases ending in 00-33 (all chapters)(508) 770-8946
LisaCases ending in 34-66 (all chapters)(508) 770-8913
DavidCases ending in 67-99 (all chapters)(508) 770-8905
AlECR Operator(508) 770-8932






Western Division


Judge Elizabeth D. Katz
Springfield, MA

SheilaDeputy in Charge(413) 785-6910
StephenCourtroom/Calendar Clerk(413) 785-6909
PaulaCases ending in 00-33 (all chapters)(413) 785-6906
AudreyCases ending in 34-66 (all chapters)(413) 785-6905
KateCases ending in 67-99 (all chapters)(413) 785-6908
LauraECR Operator(413) 785-6911






Filings by Fax

LOCAL RULE 5005-4. FACSIMILE FILINGS

  • The Court will accept for filing documents transmitted by facsimile machine only if the documents are permitted to be filed non-electronically pursuant to Rule 1 of Appendix 8, except that the following documents may be filed by facsimile machine only with the prior permission of the Clerk, the Deputy Clerk or their designee:

    A) documents constituting a pleading for which a filing fee is required;

    B) documents which exceed 35 pages, exclusive of the certificate of service;
     
  • All documents filed in accordance with subsection (a) shall be deemed originally filed within the meaning of Fed. R. Civ. P. 5(e) and 11, as made applicable by Fed. R. Bankr. P. 9014 and within the meaning of Fed. R. Bankr. P. 9011. No subsequent original shall be filed after the document is filed by facsimile.
     
  • Documents received by the Clerk by facsimile after 4:30 P.M. on a court day shall be deemed received as of the following court day.

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