On June 2, 2015, an 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 197 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Employ Chatsworth Securities, LLC as Investment Bankers for the Debtors Nunc Pro Tunc as of May 26, 2015. Objections/Request for Hearing Due in 7 days. Filed by Debtor ESCO Marine, Inc. (Attachments: # (1) Declaration of Ralph DiFiore in Support of Application for Approval of the Employment of Chatsworth Securities, LLC as Investment Bankers to Debtor # (2) Proposed Order) (Ayers, Roderick)
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.