On March 25, 2016, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Birmingham Coal & Coke Company, Inc. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 562 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Employ Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers (America) Inc. as Auctioneer Filed by Debtor Birmingham Coal & Coke Company, Inc., Jointly Administered with 15-02077 and 15-02078 (Attachments: # (1) Exhibit Exhibit A # (2) Exhibit Exhibit B # (3) Exhibit Exhibit C) (Mintz, Mark)
Birmingham Coal & Coke Company, Inc. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on May 27, 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 15-02075. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Tamara Mitchell. The law firm of Jones Walker LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Birmingham Coal & Coke Company, Inc. in the bankruptcy case.