On July 29, 2015, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Northwest Bancorporation of Illinois, Inc. (f/k/a Hershenhorn Bancorporation, Inc.) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 55 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Notice of Motion and Application to Employ Kirkland & Ellis LLP and Kirkland & Ellis International LLP as Attorneys for the Debtor and Debtor in Possession Filed by David R Seligman on behalf of Northwest Bancorporation of Illinois, Inc.. Hearing scheduled for 8/26/2015 at 10:00 AM at 219 South Dearborn, Courtroom 742, Chicago, Illinois 60604. (Attachments: # (1) Proposed Order # (2) Exhibit 1 to Proposed Order (Engagement Letter) # (3) Exhibit B (Seligman Declaration) # (4) Certificate of Service) (Seligman, David)
Northwest Bancorporation of Illinois, Inc. (f/k/a Hershenhorn Bancorporation, Inc.) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on April 29, 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 15-15245. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Carol Doyle. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Northwest Bancorporation of Illinois, Inc. (f/k/a Hershenhorn Bancorporation, Inc.) in the bankruptcy case.