On June 6, 2016, an application for authority to retain professionals was filed in the bankruptcy case of Penn Virginia Corporation and its affiliates.
The filing was assigned docket number 181 and is described on the court’s official docket as follows:
Application to Employ FTI Consulting, Inc. as Financial Advisor filed by James K. Donaldson of Spotts Fain PC on behalf of Unsecured Claimholders Committee. (Donaldson, James)
Penn Virginia Corporation filed for bankruptcy protection, or had an involuntary bankruptcy petition filed against it, on May 12, 2016. The bankruptcy case is pending before the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia . The case number for the lead bankruptcy case is 16-32395. The bankruptcy case is currently assigned to United States Bankruptcy Judge Judge Not Yet Assigned. The law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP is acting as lead bankruptcy counsel to Penn Virginia Corporation in the bankruptcy case.