Case Background

On May 20, 2019, Aegerion Pharmaceuticals and 1 affiliated debtor (collectively, 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 District of Southern District of New York.  The cases are pending before the Honorable Martin Glenn and are jointly administered under Case No. 19-11632.

Important Information & Dates

Deadline to File Claims

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

• General Claims Bar Date: July 3, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. (prevailing Eastern Time)
• Governmental Unit Bar Date: November 16, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. (prevailing Eastern time)

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 May 21, 2019, the Debtors filed their Plan of Reorganization and the Disclosure Statement related thereto.  The Bankruptcy Court held a hearing to consider approval of the Disclosure Statement on July 11, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. (prevailing Eastern Time).  On July 11, 2019, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the Disclosure Statement. The hearing to consider confirmation of the Plan will be held on September 5, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. (prevailing Eastern Time).

Please click below to view all documents related to the Plan and Disclosure Statement:

Plan & Disclosure Statement  

First Day Hearing

A hearing on the Debtors' First Day Motions was held on May 23, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. (prevailing Eastern Time) before the Honorable Martin Glenn, United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, located at One Bowling Green, New York, NY, 10004-1408. A final hearing on certain of the First Day Motions was held on June 27, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. (prevailing Eastern Time). 

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

First Day Motions

First Day Orders




Omnibus Hearing

11:00 a.m. (ET)

Confirmation Hearing

10:00 a.m. (ET)

Omnibus Hearing

10:00 a.m. (ET)
9:00 a.m. (ET)
2:00 p.m. (ET)

Adjourned: Omnibus Hearing

9:00 a.m. (ET)

Adjourned: Final First Day Hearing

9:00 a.m. (ET)

Disclosure Statement Hearing

10:00 a.m. (ET)


Debtors' Counsel

Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP

787 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY   10019
Phone: 212.728.8000
Fax: 212.728.8111
Paul V. Shalhoub
Andrew S. Mordkoff

United States Trustee and Court Information

United States Bankruptcy Court

Southern District of New York
One Bowling Green
New York, NY   10004-1408
Phone: 212.668.2870
Martin Glenn

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
Brian S. Masumoto
Benjamin J. Higgins


Case Number
Debtor Name
Petition Date
19-11632 Aegerion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. May 20, 2019
19-11633 Aegerion Pharmaceuticals Holdings, Inc. May 20, 2019