On May 27, 2015, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Birmingham Coal & Coke Company, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 5 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Employ Jones Walker LLP as Attorneys for Debtors (Application to Employ Jones Walker LLP as Attorneys for the Debtors, Nunc Pro Tunc to the Petition Date Pursuant to Section 327 of the Bankruptcy Code) Filed by Debtor BIRMINGHAM COAL & COKE COMPANY, INC. (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Interim Order # 2 Proposed Final Order) (Brazeal, Clyde) (Entered: 05/27/2015)
Birmingham Coal & Coke Company, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on May 27, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Alabama . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-02075. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Tamara Mitchell. The law firm of Jones Walker LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Birmingham Coal & Coke Company, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.