Determination of claims and distribution of funds from the Madoff Victim Fund (MVF) will be done under the supervision of Richard C. Breeden, who was appointed Special Master of the MVF by the Department of Justice. The MVF consists of approximately $4 billion gathered to date through various criminal and civil forfeiture actions brought by the United States Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York.
For further information regarding the Madoff Victim Fund, Special Master Richard C. Breeden, and forfeitures to the U.S. Department of Justice in the Madoff Ponzi scheme criminal cases, please contact:
Madoff Victim Fund
P.O. Box 6310
Syracuse, New York 13217
The Special Master's customer service team can be reached Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm EST.