On May 11, 2016, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Howrey LLP (f/k/a Howrey Simon Arnold & White) and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 2556 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Employ Philippe & Partners as Special Counsel to Chapter 7 Trustee Nunc Pro Tunc Filed by Trustee Allan B. Diamond (Giugliano, Sheryl) (Entered: 05/11/2016)
Howrey LLP (f/k/a Howrey Simon Arnold & White) filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on April 11, 2011. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of California . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 11-31376. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Dennis Montali. The law firm of Wiley Rein & Fielding LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Howrey LLP (f/k/a Howrey Simon Arnold & White) in the bankruptcy case.