On February 24, 2015, an order regarding the 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 414 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order Granting the Third and Final Application of Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP, the Debtor’s Counsel, for Allowance of All Fees and Expenses Incurred During the Period Between the Petition Date and the Effective Date (related document(s): Application for Compensation filed by Attorney Kramer, Levin, Naftalis & Frankel). Granting for Kramer, Levin, Naftalis & Frankel, fees awarded: $2326466.47, expenses awarded: $72326.88 (Devine, Ellen)
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.