Withdrawal of Proof of Claim


How to file:

Location of event: Bankruptcy > Claims... > Claim Events > Withdrawal of Claim, Notice of


Things to be aware of when filing: A Motion to Withdraw Claim must be filed instead of a Notice of Withdrawal of Claim in certain circumstances.



FRBP 3006


These instructions are for attorneys only. See separate procedure for instructions for limited users.



General Information

A Motion to Withdraw Claim must be filed instead of a Notice of Withdrawal of Claim if any of the following are true:

If none of the above apply, use the following instructions to withdraw a claim.



Filing Requirements


Step-by-Step Instructions

1. Log into CM/ ECF



If you do not have a login for CM/ECF, the easiest way to withdraw a Proof of Claim is to use the court's eWOC system, which allows any creditor to file a withdrawal of claim online. View instructions on withdrawing a claim using eWOC


If you have a CM/ECF login, the following instructions may be used instead.



2. Select Bankruptcy > Claims... > Claim Events


3. Enter the case number (in the format xx-xxxxx). Click Next


4. Select Withdrawal of Claim, Notice of  from the event list. Click Next


5. External Users Only: Check box if jointly filing with another attorney, click Next. If jointly filing, select additional attorneys, click Next


6. Select the party filer.  If the party is not listed, click on Add/Create New Party


Note: The "Attorney/Party Association” screen may appear. If your party selection was correct, check the box to create an association.


8. Browse to select the Withdrawal of Claim (pdf file).  Click Next


9. Click on claim(s) in the list that are being withdrawn then click Next


Note: If the claim number and/ or other information detailing the exact claim to be withdrawn is missing from the document skip this step and continue filing. Click OK when warning window appears


10. Include additional text as required


11. Review final docket text. If correct click Next to submit the filing


Note: The Notice of Electronic Filing will display providing additional information in regards to the completed filing.



Curing Deficiencies

If the Withdrawal of Claim is deficient, an amended Withdrawal must be filed prior to the deficiency deadline using the instructions above, or the Withdrawal may be stricken.