Chapter 7 - Hearing Dates and Procedures (updated on 10/14/2022)

United States Bankruptcy Court
District of Delaware
824 Market Street
6th Floor, Courtroom 2


*Listed below are available dates for scheduling matters in consumer and "no-asset" business cases under Chapter 7 assigned to Judge Silverstein. Please contact Lora Johnson at or 302-252-2922 for scheduling asset Chapter 7 business cases.

*All motions and applications filed in bankruptcy cases must be filed with a hearing date and time.  When docketing your pleadings in CM/ECF you must enter the hearing date and time when prompted.
This information should not be entered in free text.  Motions filed in adversary proceedings shall be governed by Local Rule 7007-1.
* Please email, immediately after filing, the following chapter 7 documents to Lora Johnson at :
Certificates of No Objection w/order
Certificates of Counsel w/order
Stipulations w/order
Consent orders
Emergency and/or Expedited Motions/Applications w/order
Motions to shorten notice and Motions to limit notice w/order


*These dates are subject to change at any time so please check back for updates before filing.

*All hearing times are 2:30 p.m.


January 5 & 26

February 16

March 16

April 13

May 18

June 15

July 6 & 27

August 17

September 7 & 28

October 19

November 9 & 30

December 14