Court Location

The Clerk's Office is led by Lana Merewether, the Clerk of Court.

Contact

For general inquiries, call us during our business hours (Monday - Friday (MST), 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, except federal holidays) at (505) 415-7999 or toll-free at (866) 291-6805.

If you have a specific question or comment, please see our whom to contact about what page for additional contacts within the Clerk's Office. You may also send an e-mail to: web_ops@nmcourt.fed.us.

Location

The Office of the Clerk of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Mexico is located in downtown Albuquerque, New Mexico, in the Pete V. Domenici United States Courthouse. The building is located on Lomas Blvd between 3rd and 4th Street. Courtrooms for the United States Bankruptcy Court are located on the 5th Floor.

 

Clerk's Office
United States Bankruptcy Court
District of New Mexico
Pete V. Domenici U.S. Courthouse
333 Lomas Blvd NW
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102

Business Hours
Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 4:30 pm.
We are closed on federal holidays.

 

To Enter the Building

All visitors to the Pete V. Domenici U.S. Courthouse are required to present a photo ID at the magnetometer before being admitted to the building. Absolutely no weapons (including knives, sharp or pointed instruments, etc.) are permitted in the building. In addition, cameras, electronic recorders, transmitters, and receivers are prohibited. If you have any questions regarding this procedure, please contact the Clerk's Office. 

The main entrance to the building is located on the north side.  Enter the building using the front steps or access the ramps on the west side of the building.

Court Closures due to Inclement Weather

When local travel conditions are significantly affected by snow or other adverse weather conditions, the Clerk will record a message on the Clerk's Office main phone line, (505) 415-7999 (toll free 866-291-6805), as early as 6:30 a. m. regarding delayed opening or closures of the Clerk's Office and changes in court hearing times for the day.  If you have questions about court hearings, please call the judges' offices for additional information.  Call Judge Thuma's chambers at (505) 600-4640.  Call Judge Jacobvitz's chambers at (505) 600-4650.

Directions to the Dennis Chavez Federal Building and United States Courthouse:

From I-25

Take exit 225 (Lomas Blvd) and head west on Lomas Blvd. for 1.1 miles.  The Pete V. Demenici U.S. Courthouse will be on the north side of Lomas Blvd. NW.

Parking

Metered parking is available on the street, and there are several paid parking lots in the area.  The closest parking garage is Metro Park at 801 5th St NW.   There are no ADA accessible parking spots available at the courthouse; however, the metered parking is available free of charge near the courthouse with the use of a handicap placard.