Transfer of Claim


Transfer of Claim Other Than for Security Official Form 2100A Bankruptcy Rule 3001(e)(2)


Quick Note


These instructions are for filing a Transfer of Claim other than security,  after a proof of claim has been filed.  See Fed. R. Bankr. P. 3001(e)(2).


The Clerk will give notice of the alleged transfer to the seller/transferor using Form 2100B.


  1. Click Bankruptcy Menu
  2. Click Claims Related and Other Events
  3. Enter the case number (e.g., 11-10491) 


4.  Search for the event by typing Transfer of Claim in the empty box above Available Events



  1. Click Next
  2. If you are a creditor filer, the following screen displays:







  1. At the Select the Party screen, select the party if listed and click Next


  1. If you are an attorney filer, the attorney association screen will appear if the attorney/party association does not yet exist. The check box is preselected





  1. Browse, verify and attach the document



  1. The Transfer of Claim screen displays





      • You must make a selection for the Transfer Type.  If you skip this step, a warning message will display on the next screen:   You did not select a Transfer Type. Use the back button in your browser to return to the previous screen and select the Transfer Type.


    1. Search for the transferee

Click the transferee's name, then click Select




or, if the creditor is not listed, click the Add New Creditor button  

Enter the transferee's name and address, click Submit



    1. Search for the transferor, by clicking the button





    1. If you inadvertently select a creditor without a claim, a warning message will display.  Click Cancel to return to the claims selection screen.  




Important Warning:  If you complete the process without selecting a claim, a fee will be charged, but the transfer will not appear on the claims register and the transferor (original claimant) will not be substituted for the transferee.


    1. If more than one claim is being transferred, repeat step 3.


  1. Click Next
  2. A fee will be charged
  1. Click Next again
  2. Review final docket text
  3. Click Next
  4. NEF Displays, and Summary of current charges
  5. Click Pay Now, or Continue Filing to pay later the same day the fee is incurred
  6. Print the Notice of Electronic Filing. It's your receipt.