On January 22, 2015, an application for final approval of professional compensation was filed in the bankruptcy case of First Mariner Bancorp and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 402 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Final Application for Compensation and Reimbursement of Expenses for Shapiro Sher Guinot & Sandler, Creditor Comm. Aty, 2/13/2014 – 12/8/2014, Fee: $86,132.50, Expenses: $2,449.43.. Notice Served on 1/22/2015 Filed by Shapiro Sher Guinot & Sandler. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A # (2) Proposed Order # (3) Notice of Motion) (Zeller, Daniel)
First Mariner Bancorp filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on February 10, 2014. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Maryland. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 14-11952. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge David Rice. The law firm of Yumkas, Vidmar & Sweeney, LLC is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to First Mariner Bancorp in the bankruptcy case.