On January 14, 2016, an 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 1634 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Third Application for Compensation and Reimbursement of Expenses Incurred for FTI Consulting, Inc., Other Professional, Period: 11/1/2015 to 11/30/2015, Fee: $43,711.50, Expenses: $57.50. Filed by Financial Advisor FTI Consulting, Inc.. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A # (2) Exhibit B) (Carmody, Richard)
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.