On May 13, 2016, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of CHC Group Ltd. and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 128 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to employ PJT Partners LP as Financial Advisor / Application of Debtors for Entry of an Order Authorizing Employment and Retention of PJT Partners LP as Financial Advisor to the Debtors Pursuant to Sections 327(a) and 328(a) of the Bankruptcy Code, Bankruptcy Rules 2014(a) and 2016, Local Rules 2014-1 and 2016-1, and for a Waiver of Certain Information Requirements Pursuant to the Local Rules, Nunc Pro Tunc to the Petition Date Filed by Debtor CHC Group Ltd. (Youngman, Stephen)
CHC Group Ltd. filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on May 5, 2016. 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 16-31854. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Judge Not Yet Assigned. The law firm of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to CHC Group Ltd. in the bankruptcy case.