Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. Creditors' Committee

Case No. 20-32307


Case Background

On April 26, 2020, Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. and 14 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 David R. Jones and are jointly administered under Case No. 20-32307.

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Important Information & Dates

Plan & Disclosure Statement

On January 22, 2021, the Debtors filed their Plan of Reorganization and the Disclosure Statement related thereto.  The Bankruptcy Court will hold a hearing to consider approval of the Disclosure Statement on February 26, 2021 at 9:30 a.m. (CT).  Please click below to view and download the Debtors' Plan & Disclosure Statement documents:

Plan & Disclosure Statement

Deadline to File Claims

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

  • General Claims Bar Date:  August 17, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. (CT)
  • Governmental Claims Bar Date: October 23, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. (CT)

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

First Day Motions and Orders

A hearing on the Debtors' First Day Motions was held on April 27, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. (CT) before the Honorable Judge David R. Jones, United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas, Courtroom 400, 4th Floor, 515 Rusk Street, Houston, TX 77002.  A final hearing on certain of the First Day Motions was held on May 27, 2020 at 9:00 a.m. (CT).  Please click below to view and download the Debtors' First Day Motions and Orders:

First Day Motions

First Day Orders


Dates

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April 26 2020 Petition Date   Add to Calendar
February 26 2021 Disclosure Statement Hearing 9:30 a.m. (CT)   Add to Calendar
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April 26 2020
Petition Date Add to Calendar
February 26 2021 9:30 a.m. (CT)
Disclosure Statement Hearing Add to Calendar

Parties

Creditors' Committee Counsel

  • Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP (Dallas)

    2300 N Field St, Suite 1800
    Dallas, TX   75201
    https://www.akingump.com/en/
    Phone: 214.969.2800
    Fax: 214.969.4343

    Marty L. Brimmage, Jr.
    Lacy M. Lawrence

  • Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
    (New York)

    One Bryant Park
    New York, NY   10036-6745
    https://www.akingump.com/en/
    Phone: 212.872.1000
    Fax: 212.872.1002

    Ira S. Dizengoff
    Philip C. Dublin
    Naomi Moss

Debtors' Counsel

  • Porter Hedges LLP

    1000 Main St., 36th Floor
    Houston, TX   77002
    www.porterhedges.com
    Phone: 713.226.6000
    Fax: 713.226.6248

    John F. Higgins
    Eric M. English
    M. Shane Johnson

  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

    1285 Avenue of the Americas
    New York, NY   10019
    www.paulweiss.com
    Phone: 212.373.3000
    Fax: 212.7575.3990

    Paul M. Basta
    Robert A. Britton
    Christopher Hopkins
    Shamara R. James

United States Trustee and Court Information

Debtors

Case Number Debtor Name Petition Date
Case Number 20-32307 Debtor Name Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. Committee Petition Date April 26, 2020
Case Number 20-32309 Debtor Name Diamond Offshore Finance Company Petition Date April 26, 2020
Case Number 20-32320 Debtor Name Diamond Offshore Development Company Petition Date April 26, 2020
Case Number 20-32313 Debtor Name Diamond Offshore Services Company Petition Date April 26, 2020
Case Number 20-32317 Debtor Name Diamond Offshore Management Company Petition Date April 26, 2020
Case Number 20-32311 Debtor Name Diamond Offshore Company Petition Date April 26, 2020
Case Number 20-32321 Debtor Name Arethusa Offshore Company Petition Date April 26, 2020
Case Number 20-32318 Debtor Name Diamond Foreign Asset Company Petition Date April 26, 2020
Case Number 20-32315 Debtor Name Diamond Rig Investments Limited Petition Date April 26, 2020
Case Number 20-32310 Debtor Name Diamond Offshore General Company Petition Date April 26, 2020
Case Number 20-32308 Debtor Name Diamond Offshore International Limited Petition Date April 26, 2020
Case Number 20-32319 Debtor Name Diamond Offshore (Brazil) L.L.C. Petition Date April 26, 2020
Case Number 20-32316 Debtor Name Diamond Offshore Holding L.L.C. Petition Date April 26, 2020
Case Number 20-32312 Debtor Name Diamond Offshore Drilling (UK) Limited Petition Date April 26, 2020
Case Number 20-32314 Debtor Name Diamond Offshore Limited Petition Date April 26, 2020