On April 30, 2015, an order regarding the application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of ESCO Marine, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 140 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order Granting Debtor’s Motion and Request for Expedited Setting on Debtor’s Emergency Application for Entry of an Order (I) Authorizing the Employment and Retention of AP Services, LLC, and (II) Designating Richard Whitlock as Chief Restructuring Officer Signed on 4/30/2015 (Related document(s): Emergency Motion,  Motion to Expedite Hearing) Hearing scheduled for 4/30/2015 at 08:45 AM at Corpus Christi, 1133 N Shoreline. (lgar)
ESCO Marine, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on March 7, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-20107. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Richard Schmidt. The law firm of Langley Banack Inc. is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to ESCO Marine, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.