On October 29, 2015, an order regarding the application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Samson Resources Corporation and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 297 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Order Authorizing Employment and Retention of PJT Partners LP as Investment Banker for the Debtors and Debtors in Possession Effective Nunc Pro Tunc to the Petition Date and Waiving Certain Information Requirements Imposed by Local Rule 2016-2. (Related Doc # ) Order Signed on 10/29/2015. (DMC)
Samson Resources Corporation filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on September 16, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-11934. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Samson Resources Corporation in the bankruptcy case.