The Diocese of Camden, New Jersey

Case No. 20-21257

Case Background

On October 1, 2020, The Diocese of Camden, New Jersey (the "Debtor") filed a voluntary petition for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of New Jersey. The case is pending before the Honorable Jerrold N. Poslusny, Jr.

Important Information & Dates

Useful Links

Frequently Asked Questions
Key Information Regarding Reorganization
Adversary Complaint Seeking Declaratory Relief Respecting the Rights, Duties and Liabilities of Defendants Under Insurance Policies and Certifications, and Determining Rights Under Said Policies and Certificates are Property of the Bankruptcy Estates 



Plan and Disclosure Statement

On December 31, 2020, the Debtors filed their Plan of Reorganization and the Disclosure Statement related thereto. The Bankruptcy Court will hold a hearing to consider approval of the Disclosure Statement on March 24, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. (ET).

Deadline to File Claims

The Bankruptcy Court has set the following deadlines for filing proofs of claim against the Debtors:

  • Claims Bar Date: June 30, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. (ET)

Click on "Submit a Claim" above to download a proof of claim form and for more information regarding filing a claim against the Debtors.

Hearing on First Day Motions

A hearing on the Debtor's First Day Motions was held on October 7, 2020, before the Honorable Jerrold N. Poslusny, Jr., U.S. Post Office and Courthouse, 401 Market Street, Camden, New Jersey 08101. 

Please click below to view and download the Debtor's First Day Motions:

First Day Motions




March 24 2021 Disclosure Statement Hearing 10:00 a.m. (ET) Determination ... Add to Calendar
June 30 2021 Bar Date Notice 11:59 p.m. (ET) Bar Date Notic... Add to Calendar
October 1 2020
October 2 2020 1:00 p.m. (ET)
October 7 2020 10:00 a.m. (ET)
October 28 2020 10: 00 a.m. (ET)
November 12 2020 10:00 a.m. (ET)
November 13 2020 10:00 a.m. (ET)
November 25 2020 10:00 a.m. (ET)
December 9 2020 10:00 a.m. (ET)
December 16 2020 10:00 a.m. (ET)
January 27 2021 10:00 a.m. (ET)
March 24 2021 10:00 a.m. (ET)
June 30 2021 11:59 p.m. (ET)


Debtors' Counsel

  • McManimon, Scotland & Baumann, LLC

    75 Livingston Avenue, Second Floor
    Roseland, NJ   07068
    Phone: 973.622.1800

    Richard D. Trenk
    Robert S. Roglieri

United States Trustee and Court Information


Case Number Debtor Name Petition Date
Case Number 20-21257 Debtor Name The Diocese of Camden, New Jersey Petition Date October 01, 2020