On July 14, 2015, an application for interim approval of professional compensation was filed in the bankruptcy case of Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc. (Voluntary) (f/k/a Harrah’s Operating Company, Inc.) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 1882 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application for Compensation for David Avraham, Special Counsel, Fee: $266129, Expenses: $1348.71. Filed by David Avraham. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit – A Galardi Declaration # (2) Exhibit – B Retention Order # (3) Exhibit – C Engagement Letter # (4) Exhibit – D Customary and Comparable Compensation Disclosures # (5) Exhibit – E Summary of Hourly Fees by Professional # (6) Exhibit – F Summary of Services by Project Category # (7) Exhibit – G Fees # (8) Exhibit – H Summary of Expenses by Category # (9) Exhibit – I Disbursments # (10) Proposed Order) (Avraham, David)
Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc. (Voluntary) (f/k/a Harrah’s Operating Company, Inc.) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 15, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Illinois . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-01145. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge A. Benjamin Goldgar. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Caesars Entertainment Operating Company, Inc. (Voluntary) (f/k/a Harrah’s Operating Company, Inc.) in the bankruptcy case.