Case number: 4:20-bk-33233 - Chesapeake Energy Corporation and CHK NGV Leasing Company, LLC - Texas Southern Bankruptcy Court

Case Information
  • Case title

    Chesapeake Energy Corporation and CHK NGV Leasing Company, LLC

  • Court

    Texas Southern (txsbke)

  • Chapter

    11

  • Judge

    David R Jones

  • Filed

    06/28/2020

  • Asset

    Yes

  • Vol

    v

Docket Header
COMPLX, LEAD, COMPLX, APPEAL, CLMAGT



U.S. Bankruptcy Court
Southern District of Texas (Houston)
Bankruptcy Petition #: 20-33233

Assigned to: Bankruptcy Judge David R Jones
Chapter 11
Voluntary
Asset


Date filed:  06/28/2020
Plan confirmed:  01/16/2021

Debtor

Chesapeake Energy Corporation

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 73-1395733

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

Jackson Walker LLP
1401 McKinney Street
Ste 1900
Houston, TX 77010
713-752-4200
Email: mcavenaugh@jw.com

Genevieve Marie Graham

Jackson Walker LLP
1401 McKinney Street
Suite 1900
Houston, TX 77010
(713) 752-4231
Fax : (713) 308-4131
Email: ggraham@jw.com

Fareed I Kaisani

Platt Cheema Richmond PLLC
1201 N. Riverfront Blvd.
Suite 150
Dallas, TX 75207
214-559-2700
Fax : 214-559-4390
Email: fkaisani@pcrfirm.com

Steven J Levitt

Thompson & Knight LLP
1722 Routh Street
Suite 1500
Dallas, TX 75201-2533
214-969-1700
Fax : 214-969-1751
Email: steven.levitt@tklaw.com

Kristhy M Peguero

Jackson Walker LLP
1401 McKinney St
Ste 1900
Houston, TX 77010
713-752-4440
Email: kpeguero@jw.com

Veronica Ann Polnick

Jackson Walker, LLP
1401 McKinney St.
Suite 1900
Houston, TX 77010
713-752-4200
Fax : 713-754-6716
Email: vpolnick@jw.com

Alexandra Schwarzman

Kirkland & Ellis LLP
300 N LaSalle
Chicago, IL 60654
312-862-2000
Email: alexandra.schwarzman@kirkland.com

Joshua Bacon Selig

Bymes Keller et al
1000 Second Avenue
38th Floor
Seattle, WA 98104
206-622-2000
Email: jselig@byrneskeller.com

Jennifer F Wertz

Jackson Walker LLP
100 Congress Ave
Suite 1100
Austin, TX 78701
512-236-2247
Fax : 512-391-2147
Email: jwertz@jw.com

Debtor

CHK Energy Holdings, Inc.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 46-1772347

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Brazos Valley Longhorn Finance Corp.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 83-3311465

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Kristhy M Peguero

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Chesapeake AEZ Exploration, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 27-2151081

represented by
Vienna Flores Anaya

Jackson Walker LLP
2323 Ross Avenue, Suite 600
Dallas, TX 75201
214-953-6047
Fax : 214-661-6647
Email: vanaya@jw.com

Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Brazos Valley Longhorn, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 83-3294278

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Veronica Ann Polnick

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Chesapeake E&P Holding, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 27-4485832

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Burleson Water Resources, LLC

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 00-0000000

represented by
Victoria Nicole Argeroplos

Jackson Walker LLP
1401 McKinney Street
Suite 1900
Houston, TX 77010
713-752-4334
Fax : 713-308-4134
Email: vargeroplos@jw.com

Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Chesapeake Exploration, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 71-0934234

represented by
Anthony Frank Arguijo

Scott Douglass & McConnico LLP
303 Colorado Street
Suite 2400
Austin, TX 78701
512-495-6300
Fax : 512-495-6399
Email: aarguijo@scottdoug.com

Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Veronica Ann Polnick

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Chesapeake Energy Louisiana, LLC

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 73-1524569
fka
Chesapeake Energy Louisiana Corporation


represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Chesapeake VRT, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 20-8380083

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Veronica Ann Polnick

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Chesapeake Louisiana, L.P.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 73-1519126

represented by
Victoria Nicole Argeroplos

(See above for address)

Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Esquisto Resources II, LLC

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 47-4429762

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Veronica Ann Polnick

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Chesapeake Energy Marketing, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 73-1439175
fka
Chesapeake Energy Marketing, Inc.

fka
Chesapeake OK Nat Gas Supply, L.L.C.

fka
Millennium Gas Partners LLC


represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Kristhy M Peguero

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Sparks Drive SWD, Inc.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 76-0722336

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Veronica Ann Polnick

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Chesapeake Midstream Development, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 46-1179116
fka
Chesapeake Midstream Development, L.P.

fka
Arkansas Midstream Gas Services Corp.

fka
Chesapeake Midstream Holdings, L.L.C.

fka
Chesapeak West Texas Gathering, L.L.C.

fka
AMGS, L.L.C.


represented by
Vienna Flores Anaya

(See above for address)

Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Chesapeake Appalachia, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 20-3774650

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Cameron A. Secord

Jackson Walker LLP
1401 McKinney St
Ste 1900
Houston, TX 77010
713-752-4362
Email: csecord@jw.com

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Chesapeake NGV Leasing Company, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 27-0206525

represented by
Victoria Nicole Argeroplos

(See above for address)

Debtor

Chesapeake Operating, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 73-1343196
fka
Chesapeake Operating, Inc.

fka
Mineral Acquisition Management, L.L.C.

fka
Afterdot, L.L.C.

fka
Eagle Well Service, Inc.

fka
Castlebrook, L.L.C.

fka
Chesapeake Plaza L.L.C.

fka
CHK Services Holdings, L.L.C.

fka
Chesapeake Equipment Finance, L.L.C.


represented by
Anthony Frank Arguijo

(See above for address)

Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

CHK Utica, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 36-4711997

represented by
Vienna Flores Anaya

(See above for address)

Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Chesapeake Royalty, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 73-1549744
fka
Chesapeake Royalty Company

fka
CHK-MAC, L.L.C.


represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Kristhy M Peguero

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Burleson Sand LLC

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 00-0000000

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Genevieve Marie Graham

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

MC Louisiana Minerals, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 26-3057487

represented by
Victoria Nicole Argeroplos

(See above for address)

Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Chesapeake NG Ventures Corporation

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 45-2354177

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Cameron A. Secord

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Empress, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 26-2809898

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Kristhy M Peguero

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

MC Mineral Company, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 61-1448831

represented by
Vienna Flores Anaya

(See above for address)

Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Compass Manufacturing, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 26-1455378

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Cameron A. Secord

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

WHR Eagle Ford LLC

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 00-0000000

represented by
Victoria Nicole Argeroplos

(See above for address)

Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Wildhorse Resources II, LLC

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 81-5318155
fka
WoldHorse Merger Sub, LLC


represented by
Vienna Flores Anaya

(See above for address)

Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Chesapeake Plains, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 81-3212038

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Petromax E&P Burleson, LLC

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 00-0000000

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Kristhy M Peguero

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Chesapeake Land Development Company, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
SSN / ITIN: xxx-xx-xxxx
fka
Wilshire Holdings, L.L.C.

fka
Property Development Capital, L.L.C.p

fka
Boyington Land, L.L.C.

fka
Eastn Classen Propeprty Development, L.L.C.

fka
Nichols Hills Market, L.L.C.

fka
Atrium Towers, L.L.C.

fka
Sayre Property Development, L.L.C.

fka
Paradise Road Real Estate Company, L.L.C.

fka
Grandmark Acquisition, L.L.C.

fka
Barnes Veritas Holdings, L.L.C.

fka
Waterford Land Company, LLC


represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Genevieve Marie Graham

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Midcon Compression, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 20-0299525

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Cameron A. Secord

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Chesapeake-Clements Acquisition, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 20-8716794

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Genevieve Marie Graham

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

EMLP, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 27-0581428

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Wildhorse Resources Management Company, LLC

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 61-1695582

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Cameron A. Secord

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

GSF, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 26-2762867

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Genevieve Marie Graham

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

WHE ACQCO., LLC

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 00-0000000

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Genevieve Marie Graham

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Empress Louisiana Properties, L,P.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 20-1993109

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Nomac Services, L.L.C.

611 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 45-1157545

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Northern Michigan Exploration Company, L.L.C.

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 27-2462483

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

Winter Moon Energy Corporation

6100 North Western Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73118
OKLAHOMA-OK
Tax ID / EIN: 26-1939483
fka
Green Mountain Drilling, L.L.C.


represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Debtor

CHK NGV Leasing Company, LLC

OUTSIDE U. S.

represented by
Matthew D Cavenaugh

(See above for address)

Jennifer F Wertz

(See above for address)

Defendant

JGC Exploration Eagle Ford, LLC


represented by
JGC Exploration Eagle Ford, LLC

PRO SE

Alexander David Burch

TERMINATED: 03/26/2021

U.S. Trustee

US Trustee

Office of the US Trustee
515 Rusk Ave
Ste 3516
Houston, TX 77002
(713) 718-4650

represented by
Hector Duran, Jr

U.S. Trustee
515 Rusk
Ste 3516
Houston, Tx 77002
7137184650
Email: Hector.Duran.Jr@usdoj.gov

Stephen Douglas Statham

Office of US Trustee
515 Rusk
Ste 3516
Houston, TX 77002
713-718-4650 Ext 252
Fax : 713-718-4670
Email: stephen.statham@usdoj.gov

Creditor Committee

Official Committee Of Unsecured Creditors
represented by
Jason Lee Boland

Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
1301 McKinney
Ste 5100
Houston, TX 77010
713-651-3769
Fax : 713-651-5246
Email: jason.boland@nortonrosefulbright.com

Robert Bernard Bruner

Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
1301 McKinney
Suite 5100
Houston, TX 77010
713-651-5216
Email: bob.bruner@nortonrosefulbright.com

Kristian W. Gluck

Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
2200 Ross Ave
Suite 3600
Dallas, TX 75201-2784
214-855-8210
Fax : 214-855-8200
Email: kristian.gluck@nortonrosefulbright.com

William R Greendyke

Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
1301 McKinney Street
Suite 5100
Houston, TX 77010
713-651-5193
Fax : 713-651-5193
Email: william.greendyke@nortonrosefulbright.com

Julie Goodrich Harrison

Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
1301 McKinney St
Ste 5100
Houston, TX 77010
713-651-5434
Email: julie.harrison@nortonrosefulbright.com

Maria Barbara Mokrzycka

Norton Rose et al
1301 McKinney St 5100
Houston, TX 77010
804-426-7906
Email: maria.mokrzycka@nortonrosefulbright.com

Justin E Rawlins

Paul Hastings LLP
515 South Flower Street
Twenty-Fifth Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071
213-683-6130
Email: justinrawlins@paulhastings.com

Latest Dockets

Date Filed#Docket Text
07/28/20213928Stipulation By Chesapeake Energy Corporation and Jamestown Resources, LLC. Does this document include an agreed order or otherwise request that the judge sign a document? Yes. (Filed By Chesapeake Energy Corporation ). (Cavenaugh, Matthew) (Entered: 07/28/2021)
07/28/20213927Stipulation By Chesapeake Energy Corporation and Larchmont Resources, LLC. Does this document include an agreed order or otherwise request that the judge sign a document? Yes. (Filed By Chesapeake Energy Corporation ). (Cavenaugh, Matthew) (Entered: 07/28/2021)
07/28/20213926Stipulation By Chesapeake Energy Corporation and Pelican Resources, LLC. Does this document include an agreed order or otherwise request that the judge sign a document? Yes. (Filed By Chesapeake Energy Corporation ). (Cavenaugh, Matthew) (Entered: 07/28/2021)
07/27/20213925Affidavit Re: Notice: Filing of Transfer of Claim Pursuant to Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 3001(e)(2) or (4) (Filed By Epiq Corporate Restructuring LLC ).(Related document(s): 3887 Transfer of Claim, 3888 Transfer of Claim, 3889 Transfer of Claim, 3890 Transfer of Claim, 3891 Transfer of Claim, 3892 Transfer of Claim, 3893 Transfer of Claim, 3894 Transfer of Claim, 3895 Transfer of Claim, 3896 Transfer of Claim, 3900 Transfer of Claim, 3901 Transfer of Claim, 3902 Transfer of Claim, 3903 Transfer of Claim, 3904 Transfer of Claim) (Garabato, Sid) (Entered: 07/27/2021)
07/27/20213924Sealed Document (Filed By Chesapeake Energy Corporation ). (Cavenaugh, Matthew) (Entered: 07/27/2021)
07/27/20213923Stipulation By Chesapeake Energy Corporation and CNOOC Energy U.S.A., Jamestown Resources, L.L.C., and Pelican Energy, L.L.C.. Does this document include an agreed order or otherwise request that the judge sign a document? Yes. (Filed By Chesapeake Energy Corporation ). (Cavenaugh, Matthew) (Entered: 07/27/2021)
07/27/20213922Motion to Seal Reorganized Debtors' Motion for Entry of an Order Authorizing the Reorganized Debtors to File the Stipulation and Agreed Order Under Seal Filed by Debtor Chesapeake Energy Corporation (Attachments: # 1 Proposed Order) (Cavenaugh, Matthew) (Entered: 07/27/2021)
07/27/20213921Stipulation and Agreed Order Regarding the Union Pacific Railroad Company's Proof of Claim Signed on 7/27/2021 (Related document(s): 3908 Stipulation) (VrianaPortillo) (Entered: 07/27/2021)
07/27/20213920Order Authorizing the Reorganized Debtors to File the Stipulation and Agreed Order Under Seal (Related Doc # 3907) Signed on 7/27/2021. (VrianaPortillo) (Entered: 07/27/2021)
07/27/2021Certificate of Telephone Notice. Spoke with Veronica Polnick. The parties have agreed to reschedule the hearing on these matters. Movant to notice all interested parties and file a certificate of service with the court (Related document(s):[3348] Motion to Compel, [3359] Motion to Abstain) Hearing scheduled for 9/15/2021 at 09:00 AM by telephone and video conference. (emiller)