Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP

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General Information

On May 28, 2012, Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP (the "Debtor") filed a petition in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York seeking relief under chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code. The Debtor's case has been assigned to Judge Martin Glenn. The Docket can be accessed through the website maintained by the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York (http://www.nysb.uscourts.gov). An unofficial version of the Docket is accessible by selecting the "Docket" link at the top of this page.

For inquiries about this case, please contact 646.282.2400 and inform them you have a Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP inquiry.

The caption of the chapter 11 case is as follows:

---------------------------X : In re: : Chapter 11 : DEWEY & LEBOEUF LLP, : Case No. 12-12321 (MG) : Debtor. : : ---------------------------X

Case Information

Debtor's Confirmation of the Modified Second Amended Chapter 11 Plan of Liquidation

On February 27, 2013, the Bankruptcy Court For The Southern District of New York Entered an Order Confirming the Debtor's Modified Second Amended Chapter 11 Plan of Liquidation of Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP, Dated January 7, 2013. For copies of the Confirmation Order and Notice of Entry of Order, please click here.

On March 22, 2013, the Second Amended Chapter 11 Plan of Liquidation of Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP dated January 7, 2013, as modified (the "Plan") [Docket No. 807], became effective.

Hearing on Debtor’s Disclosure Statement

A hearing to consider the Adequacy of the Disclosure Statement was held before the Honorable Martin Glenn on January 3, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. (ET) convened at the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York (the “Bankruptcy Court”), One Bowling Green, Rm #501, New York, NY 10004. For copies of the Plan and the Disclosure Statement, please click here.

Section 341 Meeting of Creditors

A date for the meeting of creditors pursuant to section 341 of the Bankruptcy Code was conducted on August 15, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. (ET) at 80 Broad Street, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10004.

Cash Collateral Final Order

Hearing on Debtor’s Motion for Entry of and Final Order Pursuant to 11 U.S.C. §§ 105, 361, 362, 363, 364 and 507, Rules 2002, 4001 and 9014 of the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure (I) Authorizing the Use of Cash Collateral, (II) Granting Adequate Protection, and (III) Scheduling a Final Hearing was held on June 13, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. (ET). The Final Order (1) Authorizing Use Of Cash Collateral, (2) Granting Adequate Protection, And (3) Modifying The Automatic Stay was entered on June 13, 2012 (Docket #91).

First Day Hearing

A hearing was held on May 29, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. (ET) before the Honorable Martin Glenn, United States Bankruptcy Judge, United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House, Room 501, One Bowling Green, New York, NY 10004 to hear the first day motions filed in this case (the “First Day Hearing”). To view copies of the first day motions and orders entered, please click here.

The Hearing to consider the Cash Collateral Motion and related Corrected Motion was continued to May 30, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. (ET) before the Honorable Martin Glenn, United States Bankruptcy Judge, at the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House, Room 501, One Bowling Green, New York, NY 10004.

To view a copy of the Notice of Commencement, please click here, and to see a copy of the Agenda for the First Day Hearing, please click here.

Organizational Meeting

An organizational meeting was held on May 30, 2012 at 12:00 Noon (ET) at the Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers, 811 7th Avenue, New York, NY 10019.

Claim Form

Proof of Claim Forms

The deadline for the filing of proofs of claim against Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP has been established by the Bankruptcy Court as, and expired on, September 7, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. (Prevailing Eastern Time) for the General Claim Bar Date; and on November 26, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. (Prevailing Eastern Time) for the Governmental Bar Date.

The deadline for the filing an Administrative Expense Claim against Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP has been established by the Bankruptcy Court as, and expired on, January 18, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. (Prevailing Eastern Time) for the Initial Administrative Claims Bar Date.


DEWEY & LEBOEUF LIQUIDATION TRUST

Successor in Interest to Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP, Debtor

Liquidation Trust Trustee


Dewey & LeBoeuf Liquidation Trust
Alan M. Jacobs, Liquidating Trustee
c/o AMJ Advisors LLC
999 Central Avenue, Suite 208
Woodmere, NY 11598

A website has been established for the Liquidation Trust: http://www.deweyleboeufliquidationtrust.com

Counsel


Brown Rudnick LLP
7 Times Square, 47th Floor
New York, NY 10036
http://brownrudnick.com/
Phone: (212) 209-4800
Fax:     (212) 209-4801
Attn:    Edward S. Weisfelner, Esq.
           Sigmund S. Wissner-Gross, Esq.
           Howard S. Steel, Esq.

Diamond McCarthy LLP
620 Eighth Avenue, 39th Floor
New York, NY 10018
http://www.diamondmccarthy.com/
Phone: (212) 430-5400
Fax:     (212) 430-5499
Attn:    Allan B. Diamond, Esq.
           Howard D. Ressler, Esq.

Diamond McCarthy LLP
909 Fannin, 15th Floor
Houston, TX 77010
http://www.diamondmccarthy.com/
Phone: (713) 333-5100
Fax:     (713) 333-5199
Attn:    Andrea L. Kim, Esq.
           J. Maxwell Beatty, Esq.
           Christopher Murray, Esq.

Diamond McCarthy LLP
1201 Elm Street, Suite 3400
Dallas, TX 75270
http://www.diamondmccarthy.com/
Phone: (214) 389-5300
Fax:     (214) 389-5399
Attn:    Andrew B. Ryan, Esq.

DEWEY & LEBOEUF SECURED LENDER TRUST

Successor in Interest to Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP, Debtor

Secured Lender Trustee


Dewey & LeBoeuf Secured Lender Trust
c/o FTI Consulting, Inc., Secured Lender Trustee
Attn: Roy Messing
3 Times Square, 11th Floor
New York, NY 10036

Counsel


Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
1177 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10036
http://www.kramerlevin.com/
Phone: (212) 715-9100
Fax:     (212) 715-8000
Attn:    Robert T. Schmidt, Esq.
           Daniel M. Eggermann, Esq.
           Matthew C. Ziegler, Esq.

U.S. Trustee

Office of the United States Trustee
William K. Harrington, the United States Trustee
U.S. Federal Office Building
201 Varick Street, Suite 1006
New York, NY 10014
Phone: (212) 510-0500
Fax:     (212) 668-2255
Attn:    Brian Masumoto, Trial Attorney


Below are case professionals and official committee members through March 22, 2013, the effective date of the Debtor’s Plan of Liquidation:

Key Professionals

Debtor's Counsel

Togut, Segal & Segal LLP
One Penn Plaza, Suite 3335
New York, NY 10119
201 Varick Street, Suite 1006
New York, NY 10014
http://www.togutlawfirm.com
Phone: (212) 594-5000
Fax:     (212) 967-4258
Attn:    Albert Togut, Esq.
           Scott E. Ratner, Esq.
           Lara R. Sheikh, Esq.

Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors

Pursuant to Docket #43, the following creditors have been appointed to the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors in this case by the Office of the United States Trustee:



HireCounsel
c/o Mestel & Company
575 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10022
Attn: Lynn Mestel, Esq.
Inta Boro Acres Inc.
88-19 101 St. Avenue
Ozone Park, NY 11416
Attn: Iqbal Ali, President
Fidelity National Capital, Inc
d/b/a Winthrop Capital
11100 Wayzata Boulevard, Suite 800
Minnetonka, MN 55305
Attn: Abigail R. Nesbitt

Website Information

An unofficial version of the docket can be accessed through this website by selecting the "Docket" link at the top of this page. In addition, from time to time, certain key documents filed in this case or otherwise made available by the Debtor will be available by selecting the "Key Documents" link above. Should you have any questions relating to this website, please feel free to contact us at 646.282.2400.

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