Case Background

On February 14, 2016, Paragon Offshore plc and 25 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 District of Delaware. The cases are pending before the Honorable Christopher S. Sontchi and are jointly administered under Case No. 16-10386.

Important Information & Dates

Thank you for visiting the website of the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors of Paragon Offshore plc (the “Committee”).

This site was created to assist creditors in understanding the bankruptcy process and their rights under the United States Bankruptcy Code.

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Letter in Support of Debtors' Chapter 11 Plan

The Committee, which includes three of the Debtors' largest unsecured creditors, urges holders of unsecured claims that are eligible to vote on the Debtors' Chapter 11 Plan to vote in favor of the Plan.  The full letter is available here

The Bankruptcy Court will hold a hearing to consider confirmation of the Plan on June 7, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. (ET).  More information is available on the Debtors' case information page linked below.

Notice of the Appointment of Joint Administrators in the U.K. Proceeding

In connection with the administration of Paragon Offshore plc, Neville Barry Kahn and David Philip Soden were appointed as Joint Administrators on May 23, 2017.  Notice of the appointment is available here

Hearing on First Day Motions

A hearing on the Debtors' First Day Motions was held on February 17, 2016 at 9:30 a.m. (ET) before the Honorable Christopher S. Sontchi, United Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, 824 North Market Street, 5th Floor, Coutroom 6, Wilmington, DE 19801. Please click below to view and download the Debtors' First Day Motions:

First Day Motions

Useful Links

Debtors' Case Information Website

Debtors' Court Docket



General Claims Bar Date

5:00 PM (ET)

Disclosure Statement Hea...

1:00 PM (ET)

Confirmation Hearing

10:00 AM (ET)

Petition Date

5:00 PM (ET)

General Claims Bar Date

1:00 PM (ET)

Disclosure Statement Hearing

10:00 AM (ET)

Confirmation Hearing


Creditors' Committee Counsel

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

1285 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY   10019
Phone: 212.373.3000
Fax: 212.757.3990
Andrew N. Rosenberg, Brian S. Hermann
Samuel E. Lovett, Oksana Lashko
Kellie A. Cairns, Jeanne L. John

Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP

Rodney Square
1000 North King Street
Wilmington, DE   19801
Phone: 302.571.6600
Fax: 302.571.1253
Pauline K. Morgan, Joel A. Waite
Jaime Luton Chapman, Elizabeth S. Justison

Debtors' Counsel

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

767 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY   10153
Phone: 202.310.8000
Fax: 212.310.8007
Gary T. Holtzer, Esq.
Stephen A. Youngman, Esq.

Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A.

One Rodney Square
920 North King Street
Wilmington, DE   19801
Phone: 302.651.7700
Fax: 302.651.7701
Mark D. Collins, Esq.
Amanda R. Steele, Esq.

United States Trustee and Court Information

United States Bankruptcy Court

District of Delaware
824 Market Street
Wilmington, DE   19801
Phone: 302.252.2900

United States Trustee

844 King Street
Suite 2207
Wilmington, DE   19899
Phone: 302.573.6493
Fax: 302.573.6497
Benjamin A. Hackman


Case Number
Debtor Name
Petition Date
16-10385 Paragon Offshore Drilling LLC February 14, 2016
16-10386 Paragon Offshore plc Creditors' Committee February 14, 2016
16-10387 Paragon Drilling Service 7 LLC February 14, 2016
16-10388 Paragon Offshore Finance Company February 14, 2016
16-10389 Paragon Offshore Leasing (Switzerland) GmbH February 14, 2016
16-10390 Paragon Offshore do Brasil Ltda. February 14, 2016
16-10391 Paragon International Finance Company February 14, 2016
16-10392 Paragon Asset (ME) Ltd. February 14, 2016
16-10393 Paragon Offshore Holdings US Inc. February 14, 2016
16-10394 Paragon Asset (UK) February 14, 2016
16-10395 Paragon FDR Holdings Ltd. February 14, 2016
16-10396 Paragon Offshore International Ltd. February 14, 2016
16-10397 Paragon Offshore (North Sea) Ltd. February 14, 2016
16-10398 Paragon Duchess Ltd. February 14, 2016
16-10399 Paragon (Middle East) Limited February 14, 2016
16-10400 Paragon Offshore (Luxembourg) S.a.r.l. February 14, 2016
16-10401 Paragon Holding NCS 2 S.a.r.l. February 14, 2016
16-10402 Paragon Leonard Jones LLC February 14, 2016
16-10403 PGN Offshore Drilling (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. February 14, 2016
16-10404 Paragon Offshore (Nederland) B.V. February 14, 2016
16-10405 Paragon Offshore Contracting GmbH February 14, 2016
16-10406 Paragon Offshore (Labuan) Pte. Ltd. February 14, 2016
16-10407 Paragon Holding SCS 2 Ltd. February 14, 2016
16-10408 Paragon Asset Company Ltd. February 14, 2016
16-10409 Paragon Holding SCS 1 Ltd. February 14, 2016
16-10410 Paragon Offshore Leasing (Luxembourg) S.a.r.l. February 14, 2016