Case Background

On May 18, 2018, R.E. Gas Development, LLC and 3 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 Western District of Pennsylvania.  The cases are pending before the Honorable Jeffery A. Deller, and are jointly administered under Case No. 18-22032.

Important Information & Dates

Plan & Disclosure Statement

On July 25, 2018, the Debtors filed their Plan of Reorganization and the Disclosure Statement related thereto.  On September 17, 2018, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving the Disclosure Statement.  On October 16, 2018, the Bankruptcy Court entered an Order confirming the Plan.  On November 14, 2018, the Effective Date of the Plan occurred, and the Plan was consummated.

Sale of R.E. Gas Development, LLC Debtors' Assets

On June 1, 2018, the Debtors filed a motion to sell substantially all of their assets. On June 29, 2018, the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving bidding and auction procedures in connection with such sale. On October 1, 2018, the Debtors filed a Notice of Sale Closing indicating that the sale to the Buyer, pursuant to the provisions of the Purchase Agreement, closed on September 28, 2018.

For more information on this sale, please visit the following links:

Sale Notice

Assumption and Assignment Notice

Notice of Sale Closing

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 6, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Time)
  • Governmental Claims Bar Date: November 14, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Time)

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 May 22, 2018 at 10:00 AM (ET) before the Honorable Jeffery A. Deller, United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, 5414 U.S. Steel Tower, 600 Grant Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15219.  Please click below to view and download the Debtors' First Day Motions and First Day Orders:

First Day Motions

First Day Orders



Effective Date


Omnibus Hearing

10:00 AM (ET)

Administrative Claim Bar...

10:00 AM (ET)

Hearing on Fee Apps


Debtors' Counsel

Jones Day

250 Vesey Street
New York, NY   10281-1047
Phone: 212.326.3939
Fax: 212.755.7306
Scott J. Greenberg
Anna Kordas

Jones Day

717 Texas, Suite 3300
Houston, TX   77002-2712
Phone: 832.239.3939
Fax: 832.239.3600
Thomas A. Howley
Rachel Biblo Block

Buchanan Ingersoll and Rooney, PC

301 Grant Street, 20th Floor
Pittsburgh, PA   15219
Phone: 412.562.8800
Fax: 412.562.1041
James D. Newell
Timothy P. Palmer
Tyler S. Dischinger

United States Trustee and Court Information

Office of the United States Trustee

Liberty Center
1001 Liberty Avenue, Suite 970
Pittsburgh, PA   15222
Phone: 412.644.4756
Fax: 412.644.4785
Joseph S. Sisca
Norma L. Hildenbrand

United States Bankruptcy Court

5414 U.S. Steel Tower
600 Grant Street
Pittsburgh, PA   15219
Phone: 412.644.2700


Case Number
Debtor Name
Petition Date
18-22032 R.E. Gas Development, LLC May 18, 2018
18-22033 Rex Energy Corporation May 18, 2018
18-22035 Rex Energy I, LLC May 18, 2018
18-22034 Rex Energy Operating Corp. May 18, 2018