On December 18, 2014, an 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 763 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Employ Joint Application of the Debtors and The Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors for Entry of an Order Authorizing the Employment and Retention of Sills Cummis & Gross P.C. as Special Counsel Filed by Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Specialty Hospital of Washington, LLC (Attachments: # (1) Declaration of Andrew Sherman # (2) Proposed Order) (Trache, Dylan)
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.