Case Background

On June 11, 2017, The Gymboree Corporation and 7 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 Eastern District of Virginia (Richmond Division).  The cases are pending before the Honorable Keith L. Phillips and are jointly administered under Case No. 17-32986.

Important Information & Dates

Plan & Disclosure Statement

On June 16, 2017, the Debtor filed their Plan of Reorganization and the Disclosure Statement related thereto.  On September 24, 2017, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the Disclosure Statement.  On September 7, 2017, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order confirming the Plan.  On September 29, 2017, the Effective Date of the Plan occurred, and the Plan was consummated.    

Bar Dates 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): August 11, 2017 at 5:00 PM (ET)
  • Governmental Bar Date: December 8, 2017 at 5:00 PM (ET)
  • Administrative Bar Date: October 29, 2017

First Day Motions and Orders:

A hearing on the Debtors' First Day Motions was held on June 12, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. (ET) before the Honorable Keith L. Phillips, United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia (Richmond Division), Courtroom 5100, 701 East Broad Street, Richmond, Virginia, 23219.  Please click below to view and download the Debtors' First Day Motions and First Day Orders:

First Day Motions

First Day Orders



Petition Date


Effective Date

9:00 AM (ET)

Final Hearing on First Day Motions


Debtors' Counsel

Kutak Rock LLP

901 East Byrd Street, Suite 1000
Richmond, VA   23219-4071
Phone: 804.644.1700
Fax: 804.783.6192
Michael A. Condyles
Peter J. Barrett
Jeremy S. Williams

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

300 North LaSalle
Chicago, IL   60654
Phone: 312.862.2000
Fax: 312.862.2200
James H.M. Sprayregen, P.C.
Anup Sathy, P.C.
Steven N. Serajeddini

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

601 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY   10022
Phone: 212.446.4800
Fax: 212.446.4900
Joshua A. Sussberg, P.C.
Matthew C. Fagen

United States Trustee and Court Information

United States Bankruptcy Court

Eastern District of Virginia (Richmond Division)
701 East Broad Street, Suite 4000
Richmond, VA   23219
Phone: 804.916.2400

Office of the United States Trustee

Eastern District of Virginia (Richmond Division)
701 East Broad Street, Suite 4304
Richmond, VA   23219
Phone: 804.771.2310
Fax: 804.771.2330


Case Number
Debtor Name
Petition Date
17-32986 The Gymboree Corporation June 11, 2017
17-32987 Giraffe Intermediate B, Inc. June 11, 2017
17-32985 Gym-Card, LLC June 11, 2017
17-32990 Gymboree Retail Stores, Inc. June 11, 2017
17-32989 Gymboree Manufacturing, Inc. June 11, 2017
17-32991 Gymboree Operations, Inc. June 11, 2017
17-32992 S.C.C. Wholesale, Inc. June 11, 2017
17-32988 Gym-Mark, Inc. June 11, 2017