On December 23, 2015, an application for final approval of professional compensation was filed in the bankruptcy case of Patriot Coal Corporation (2015) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 2017 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Final Application for Compensation for Morrison & Foerster LLP as Counsel to the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors filed by Lynn L. Tavenner of Tavenner & Beran, PLC on behalf of Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors. (Tavenner, Lynn)
Patriot Coal Corporation (2015) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on May 12, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-32450. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Keith Phillips. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Patriot Coal Corporation (2015) in the bankruptcy case.