On March 21, 2016, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Noranda Aluminum, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 476 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to for an Order Authorizing and Approving the Employment and Retention of Spencer Fane LLP Nunc Pro Tunc to February 22, 2016, as Counsel for The Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors, and Notice of Hearing Thereon Filed by Creditor Committee Unsecured Creditors Committee Hearing scheduled 4/12/2016 at 01:00 PM at Bankruptcy Courtroom 5 North. (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit A – Declaration of Lisa A. Epps # (2) Exhibit B – Declaration of Michelle A. Dreyer) (Epps, Lisa)
Noranda Aluminum, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on February 8, 2016. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Missouri . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 16-10083. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Barry Schermer. The law firm of Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Noranda Aluminum, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.