On January 20, 2016, an affidavit or declaration regarding application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Affirmative Insurance Holdings, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 235 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Supplemental Declaration of Timothy W. Walsh in Support of Debtors’ Application for Entry of an Order Authorizing the Retention and Employment of McDermott Will & Emery LLP as Attorneys for the Debtors and Debtors in Possession Effective Nunc Pro Tunc to the Petition Date (related document(s), ) Filed by Affirmative Insurance Holdings, Inc.. (Ward, Christopher)
Affirmative Insurance Holdings, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on October 14, 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 15-12136. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Christopher Sontchi. The law firm of McDermott Will & Emery is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Affirmative Insurance Holdings, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.