Case Background

On November 12, 2017, Pacific Drilling S.A. and 21 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 New York. The cases are pending before the Honorable Michael E. Wiles and are jointly administered under Case No. 17-13193.

Important Information & Dates

Plan and Disclosure Statement

On July 31, 2018, the Debtors filed their Plan of Reorganization and the Disclosure Statement related thereto. On September 26, 2018, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the Disclosure Statement. On November 2, 2018, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order confirming the Plan.  On November 19, 2018, the Effective Date of the Plan occurred, and the Plan was consummated.

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

Plan and Disclosure Statement

Deadline to File Claims

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

  • General Claim Bar Date: May 1, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Time)
  • Governmental Claim Bar Date: May 11, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Time)
  • Administrative Claim Bar Date: December 19, 2018

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

Hearing on First Day Motions

A hearing on the Debtors' First Day Motions was held on November 14, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. (ET) before the Honorable Michael E. Wiles, United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, One Bowling Green, Courtroom 617, New York, New York 10004.  A final hearing on certain of the First Day Motions was held on December 14, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. (ET).  Please click below to view and download the Debtors' First Day Motions and the First Day Orders:

First Day Motions

First Day Orders



Effective Date


Omnibus Hearing

10:00 a.m. (ET)


Debtors' Counsel

Togut, Segal & Segal LLP

One Penn Plaza, Suite 3335
New York, NY   10119
Phone: 212.594.5000
Fax: 212.967.4258
Albert Togut
Frank A. Oswald
Brian F. Moore

United States Trustee and Court Information

Office of the 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
Andrea B. Schwartz

United States Bankruptcy Court

Southern District of New York
One Bowling Green
New York, NY   10004-1408
Phone: 212.668.2870
The Honorable Michael E. Wiles


Case Number
Debtor Name
Petition Date
17-13193 Pacific Drilling S.A. November 12, 2017
17-13196 Pacific Drilling, Inc. November 12, 2017
17-13194 Pacific Drilling (Gibraltar) Limited November 12, 2017
17-13195 Pacific Drillship (Gibraltar) Limited November 12, 2017
17-13197 Pacific Drilling Finance S.a r.l. November 12, 2017
17-13198 Pacific Drillship SARL November 12, 2017
17-13199 Pacific Drilling Limited November 12, 2017
17-13200 Pacific Sharav S.a r.l. November 12, 2017
17-13201 Pacific Drilling VII Limited November 12, 2017
17-13202 Pacific Drilling V Limited November 12, 2017
17-13203 Pacific Drilling VIII Limited November 12, 2017
17-13204 Pacific Scirocco Ltd. November 12, 2017
17-13205 Pacific Bora Ltd. November 12, 2017
17-13206 Pacific Mistral Ltd. November 12, 2017
17-13207 Pacific Santa Ana (Gibraltar) Limited November 12, 2017
17-13208 Pacific Drilling Operations Limited November 12, 2017
17-13209 Pacific Drilling Operations, Inc. November 12, 2017
17-13210 Pacific Santa Ana S.a r.l. November 12, 2017
17-13192 Pacific Drilling, LLC November 12, 2017
17-13211 Pacific Drilling Services, Inc. November 12, 2017
17-13212 Pacific Drillship Nigeria Limited November 12, 2017
17-13213 Pacific Sharav Korlátolt Felelosségu Társaság November 12, 2017