On February 10, 2016, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Sherwin Alumina Company, LLC (f/k/a Sherwin Alumina LP) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 252 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Employ Zack A. Clement PLLC as Local Counsel for the Debtors. Objections/Request for Hearing Due in 7 days. Filed by Debtor Sherwin Alumina Company, LLC Hearing scheduled for 3/9/2016 at 11:00 AM at Corpus Christi, 1133 N Shoreline. (Attachments: # (1) Proposed Order # (2) Exhibit B – Clement Declaration # (3) Exhibit C – Britton Declaration) (Clement, Zack)
Sherwin Alumina Company, LLC (f/k/a Sherwin Alumina LP) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 11, 2016. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 16-20012. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge David Jones. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Sherwin Alumina Company, LLC (f/k/a Sherwin Alumina LP) in the bankruptcy case.