On December 4, 2015, a application for interim approval of professional compensation was filed in the bankruptcy case of Walter Energy, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 1179 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Motion to Expedite Hearing (related documents  Application for Compensation) Debtors’ Motion for Expedited Hearing on the First Interim Fee Application of PJT Partners as Financial Advisor and Investment Banker to the Debtors and Debtors-In-Possession for Allowance of Compensation for Necessary Services Rendered and for the Reimbursement of All Actual and Necessary Expenses Incurred for the Period of July 15, 2015 through October 31, 2015 Filed by Debtor Walter Energy, Inc., et al. (Moore, Cathleen)
Walter Energy, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on July 15, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Alabama . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-02741. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Tamara Mitchell. The law firm of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Walter Energy, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.