On June 4, 2015, an motion/application for approval of a settlement pursuant to rule 9019 was filed in the bankruptcy case of Howrey LLP (f/k/a Howrey Simon Arnold & White) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 2277 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Omnibus Application to Compromise Controversy with Katherine Basile, Joachim Feldges, Leigh Kirmsse, Peter Tracey, Ben Davidson and the Davidson Law Group, Ethan Litwin, Barbara Werther, Jessica Breitbeil, Frank Cote, Brent Allen, Gary Fischman, Jeffrey Lenser, Todd McLawhorn, and Kenneth Donnelly First Omnibus Motion for Authority Under Bankruptcy Rule 9019 to Enter Into Multiple Settlements with Former Howrey Partners Filed by Trustee Allan Diamond (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A – O) (Fishel, Michael) (Entered: 06/04/2015)
Howrey LLP (f/k/a Howrey Simon Arnold & White) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on April 11, 2011. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of California . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 11-31376. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Dennis Montali. The law firm of Wiley Rein & Fielding LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Howrey LLP (f/k/a Howrey Simon Arnold & White) in the bankruptcy case.