On January 7, 2016, an affidavit or declaration regarding application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of The Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 532 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Affidavit (re:4 Application to employ professional, 102 Document, 262 Affidavit, 461 Affidavit) filed by The Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis. (Gurstelle, Benjamin) (Entered: 01/07/2016)
The Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 16, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Minnesota. The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-30125. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Robert Kressel. The law firm of Briggs & Morgan, P.A. is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to The Archdiocese of Saint Paul and Minneapolis in the bankruptcy case.