Case Background

On August 7, 2018, Samuel Jewelers, Inc. (the "Debtor") 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.

Important Information & Dates

Deadline to File Claims

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

General Bar Date (all creditors other than Governmental Units): November 28, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. (EST)

Governmental Unit Bar Date: February 4, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. (EST)

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


Sale Hearing

On October 3, 2018, the Debtor filed a motion to sell substantially all of its assets.  On October 22, 2018 the Bankruptcy Court entered an order approving bidding and auction procedures in connection with such sale.  The Bankruptcy Court will hold a hearing to consider approval of the sale of the assets to the successful bidder(s) at the auction, free and clear of all liens, claims and encumbrances, will be held before The Honorable Kevin J. Carey, United States Bankruptcy Judge, 824 North Market Street, 5th Floor, Courtroom No. 5, Wilmington, Delaware 19801 on February 13, 2019 at 1:30 p.m. (prevailing Eastern Time).



Omnibus Hearing

1:00 p.m. (ET)

Omnibus Hearing

11:00 a.m. (ET)


Debtor's Counsel

Jones Day

2727 North Harwood Street
Suite 500
Dallas, TX   75201-1515
Phone: 214.220.3939
Fax: 214.969.5100
Gregory M. Gordon
Amanda S. Rush
Jonathan M. Fisher

Jones Day

717 Texas, Suite 3300
Houston, TX   77002
Phone: 832.239.3939
Fax: 832.239.3600
Paul M. Green

Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A.

One Rodney Square
920 North King Street
Wilmington, DE   19801
Phone: 302.651.7700
Fax: 302.651.7701
Daniel J. DeFranceschi
Zachary I. Shapiro

United States Trustee and Court Information

Office of the United States Trustee

844 King Street
Suite 2207
Wilmington, DE   19801
Phone: 302.573.6491
Fax: 302.573.6497
Jane M. Leamy, Esq.

United States Bankruptcy Court

District of Delaware
824 Market Street North, 3rd Floor
Wilmington, DE   19801
Phone: 302.252.2900


Case Number
Debtor Name
Petition Date
18-11818 Samuels Jewelers, Inc. August 07, 2018