Energy & Exploration Partners, Inc.

Case No. 15-44931


Case Background

On December 7, 2015, Energy & Exploration Partners, Inc. and 2 affiliated debtors (collectively, with Energy & Exploration Partners Operating, LP, the "Debtors") each filed a voluntary petition for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas (Fort Worth). Energy & Exploration Partners Operating, LP, which was subject to a Chapter 11 involuntary petition filed on November 25, 2015, responded on December 7, 2015 and consented to entry of an Order for Relief to commence its voluntary chapter 11 case. The cases are pending before the Honorable Edward L. Morris and are jointly administered under Case No. 15-44931.

Important Information & Dates

Useful Links

Notice of (I) Occurrence of Effective Date of Debtors' Chapter 11 Plan and (II) Related Bar Dates

Notice of Confirmation of Debtors’ Chapter 11 Plan

Debtors' Restructuring Website

December 7, 2015 Announcement

Frequently Asked Questions for Suppliers

Frequently Asked Questions for Purchasers

Frequently Asked Questions for Royalty Owners

Hearing on First Day Motions

A hearing on the Debtors' First Day Motions was held on December 8, 2015 before the Honorable Judge Russel F. Nelms, United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas, at the United States Bankruptcy Court, Room 204, 501 W. Tenth Street, Fort Worth, Texas 76102. 

A final hearing on certain of the First Day Motions was held on December 22, 2015 at 9:30 a.m. (Central Standard Time).

Please click below to view and download the Debtors' First Day Motions and the First Day Orders:

First Day Motions

First Day Orders

Deadline to File Claims

The Bankruptcy Court has set the following deadlines for filing proofs of claim against the Debtors:

General Bar Date (all creditors other than Governmental Units): March 14, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. (CT)

Governmental Unit Bar Date: June 6, 2016 at 4:00 p.m. (CT)

Click on "Submit a Claim" above to download a proof of claim form and for more information regarding filing a claim against the Debtors.

Plan & Disclosure Statement

On March 18, 2016, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the Debtors’ First Amended Disclosure Statement Pursuant to Section 1125 of the Bankruptcy Code (the "Disclosure Statement"). A hearing to confirm the Debtors' First Amended Joint Plan of Reorganization (the "Plan") was held on April 21, 2016.

On April 26, 2016, the Court confirmed the Plan pursuant to the Findings of Fact, Conclusions of Law, and Order Confirming the Debtors’ Third Amended Joint Plan of Reorganization with Technical and Confirmation Modifications (the "Confirmation Order"), thereby authorizing the Debtors to implement the Plan in accordance with its terms.

Please click below to view all documents related to the Plan and Disclosure Statement, including the Plan Supplement and the Confirmation Order:

Plan & Disclosure Statement


Dates

March 14 2016 General Bar Date 4:00 p.m. (CT) Bar Date Notic... Add to Calendar
May 13 2016 Plan Effective Date _______ Notice of (I)... Add to Calendar
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November 25 2015 __
Involuntary Petition against Energy & Exploration Partners Operating, LP Petitions Add to Calendar
December 7 2015 __
Voluntary Petition Date Petitions Add to Calendar
December 8 2015 2:30 p.m. (CST)
Hearing on Certain First Day Motions First Day Motions Add to Calendar
December 22 2015 9:30 a.m. (CST)
January 26 2016 9:30 a.m. (CST)
January 29 2016 9:30 a.m. (CST)
February 5 2016 9:30 a.m. (CST)
February 8 2016 1:30 p.m. (CST)
Hearing Add to Calendar
February 22 2016 1:30 p.m. (CST)
March 8 2016 1:30 p.m. (CST)
March 14 2016 4:00 p.m. (CT)
General Bar Date Bar Date Notice Add to Calendar
March 18 2016 9:30 a.m. (CT)
April 21 2016 9:30 a.m. (CT)
April 26 2016 10:30 a.m. (CT)
May 13 2016 __
June 6 2016 4:00 p.m. (CT)
Govermental Bar Date Bar Date Notice Add to Calendar
July 6 2016 9:30 a.m. (CT)
July 11 2016 10:30 a.m. (CT)
August 8 2016 9:30 a.m.(CT)

Parties

Debtors' Counsel

  • Bracewell LLP (Houston)

    711 Louisiana Street, Suite 2300
    Houston, TX   77002-2770
    http://www.bracewelllaw.com/
    Phone: 713.223.2300
    Fax: 713.221.1212

    William A. (Trey) Wood III

  • Bracewell LLP (New York)

    1251 Avenue of the Americas
    49th Fl
    New York, NY   10020-1100
    http://www.bracewelllaw.com/
    Phone: 212.508.6100
    Fax: 212.508.6101

    Jennifer Feldsher
    Robert G. Burns

United States Trustee and Court Information

Debtors

Case Number Debtor Name Petition Date
Case Number 15-44931 Debtor Name Energy & Exploration Partners, Inc. Petition Date December 07, 2015
Case Number 15-44932 Debtor Name Energy & Exploration Partners, LLC Petition Date December 07, 2015
Case Number 15-44934 Debtor Name Energy & Exploration Partners Operating GP, LLC Petition Date December 07, 2015
Case Number 15-44722 Debtor Name Energy & Exploration Partners Operating, LP Petition Date November 25, 2015