On February 26, 2016, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Life Partners Holdings, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 1563 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to employ Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP as Special Counsel Filed by Consolidated debtor LPI Financial Services, Inc., Life Partners, Inc., Trustee H. Thomas Moran II (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A – Pangas Declaration # (2) Proposed Order) (Clark, Katharine)
Life Partners Holdings, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on January 20, 2015. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 15-40289. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Russell Nelms. The law firm of Forshey & Prostok LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Life Partners Holdings, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.