On June 13, 2014, an order regarding the application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Specialty Hospital of Washington, LLC (D.D.C.) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 225 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order Re: Necessity of Counsel to Sign Papers Filed on Behalf of Patient Care Ombudsman. ORDERED that by June 17, 2014, the Ombudsman shall filecopies of the two Applications (Dkt. Nos. 215 and 217) bearing the signature of one of the attorneys representing her(Re: Related Document(s) Application to Employ,  Application to Employ.) Order entered on 6/13/2014. (Jackson, Renee)
Specialty Hospital of Washington, LLC (D.D.C.) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on April 23, 2014. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of District of Columbia. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 14-00279. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge S. Martin Teel Jr.. The law firm of Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Specialty Hospital of Washington, LLC (D.D.C.) in the bankruptcy case.