Case Background

On October 16, 2017, Castex Energy Partners, L.P. and 4 affiliated debtors (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 Southern District of Texas, Houston Division. The cases are pending before the Honorable Marvin Isgur, and are jointly administered under Case No.17-35835.

Important Information & Dates

Plan and Disclosure Statement

On November 29, 2017, the Debtors filed their Chapter 11 Plan of Reorganization and the Disclosure Statement related thereto. On January 9, 2018, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the Disclosure Statement.  On February 27, 2018, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order confirming the Plan. On March 14, 2018, the Effective Date of the Plan occurred, and the Plan was consummated.

Please click below to view and download the Debtor's Plan and Disclosure Statement:

Plan and Disclosure Statement

Bar Date for Filing Proofs of Claim

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): December 20, 2017
  • Governmental Unit Bar Date: April 14, 2018

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

First Day Hearing

A hearing on the Debtors' First Day Motions was held on October 18, 2017 at 2:30 p.m. (CT) at the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas, 515 Rusk Avenue, Houston, TX 77002. A final hearing on certain of the First Day Motions was held on November 8, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. (CT). Please click below to view and download the Debtors' First Day Motions and Orders:

 First Day Motions

 First Day Orders



Petition Date


Effective Date


Final Decree



Debtors' Counsel

Kelly Hart & Pitre

One American Place
301 Main Street, Suite 1600
Baton Rouge, LA   70801-1916
Phone: 225.381.9643
Fax: 225.336.9763
Louis M. Phillips, Esq.
Peter A. Kopfinger, Esq.
Amelia L. Bueche, Esq.

Kelly Hart & Pitre

400 Poydras Street, Suite 1812
New Orleans, LA   70130
Phone: 504.522.1812
Patrick M. Shelby, Esq.

Debtors' Restructuring Advisors

Alvarez & Marsal

700 Louisiana Street
Suite 3300
Houston, TX   77002
Phone: 713.571.2400
Fax: 713.547.3697
Ryan Omohundro

United States Trustee and Court Information

Office of the United States Trustee

515 Rusk Street, Suite 3516
Houston, TX   77002
Phone: 713.718.4650
Fax: 713.718.4670
Hector Duran
Stephen Douglas Statham

United States Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Texas

United States Courthouse
515 Rusk Avenue
Houston, TX   77002
Phone: 713.250.5500


Case Number
Debtor Name
Petition Date
17-35835 Castex Energy Partners, L.P. October 16, 2017
17-35837 Castex Energy 2005, L.P. October 16, 2017
17-35838 Castex Energy II, LLC October 16, 2017
17-35839 Castex Energy IV, LLC October 16, 2017
17-35836 Castex Offshore, Inc. October 16, 2017