On January 27, 2016, an affidavit or declaration regarding application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation (a/k/a Petro Resources Corporation) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 418 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Supplemental Declaration in Support /Supplemental Declaration of Laura Davis Jones in Support of Debtors’ Application Pursuant to Section 327(a) of the Bankruptcy Code, Rule 2014 of the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure and Local Rule 2014-1 for Authorization to Employ and Retain Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones LLP as Co-Counsel and Conflicts Counsel for the Debtors and Debtors in Possession Nunc Pro Tunc to the Petition Date (related document(s)) Filed by Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation. (Jones, Laura Davis)
Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation (a/k/a Petro Resources Corporation) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on December 15, 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 15-12533. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Kevin Gross. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation (a/k/a Petro Resources Corporation) in the bankruptcy case.