On July 15, 2015, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Sabine Oil & Gas Corporation (a/k/a Forest Oil Corporation) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 22 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Employ Zolfo Cooper Management, LLC /Debtors’ Motion for Entry of an Order Authorizing the Debtors to (I) Retain Zolfo Cooper Management, LLC to Provide the Debtors with a Chief Restructuring Officer and Certain Additional Personnel and (II) Designate Jonathan A. Mitchell as Chief Restructuring Officer for the Debtors Nunc Pro Tunc to the Petition Date filed by Jonathan S. Henes on behalf of Sabine Oil & Gas Corporation. (Henes, Jonathan)
Sabine Oil & Gas Corporation (a/k/a Forest Oil Corporation) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on July 15, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-11835. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Shelley Chapman. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Sabine Oil & Gas Corporation (a/k/a Forest Oil Corporation) in the bankruptcy case.