On November 12, 2015, an application for interim approval of professional compensation was filed in the bankruptcy case of Doral Financial Corporation (d/b/a Doral Financial Puerto Rico Corporation) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 384 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Second Application for Interim Professional Compensation of Berkeley Research Group, LLC, Financial Advisor To The Official Committee Of Unsecured Creditors Of Doral Financial Corporation, For Approval And Allowance Of Compensation For Services Rendered And Reimbursement Of Expenses For The Period August 1, 2015 Through October 31, 2015 for Berkeley Research Group, LLC, Other Professional, period: 8/1/2015 to 10/31/2015, fee:$128,868.40, expenses: $152.31. filed by Berkeley Research Group, LLC with hearing to be held on 12/3/2015 at 10:00 AM at Courtroom 623 (SCC) Responses due by 12/1/2015,. (Kim, Taejin)
Doral Financial Corporation (d/b/a Doral Financial Puerto Rico Corporation) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on March 11, 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 15-10573. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Shelley Chapman. The law firm of Ropes & Gray LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Doral Financial Corporation (d/b/a Doral Financial Puerto Rico Corporation) in the bankruptcy case.