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In re Cobalt International Energy, Inc., et al., Case No. 17-36709
United States Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Texas
IMPORTANT: A hearing will be held to consider Final Orders related to the First Day Motions on January 11, 2018, at 2:00 P.M. (Central Time) before the Honorable Marvin Isgur, 515 Rusk Street, Courtroom 404, Houston, Texas 77002.

Any objections or responses to entry of a final order on the Motion shall be filed on or before 4:00 P.M. (Central Time) on January 8, 2018.
General Information:

On December 14, 2017, each of the below debtors (the "Debtors") filed voluntary petitions for relief under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code (the "Bankruptcy Code"). The cases (collectively, the "Bankruptcy Cases") are jointly administered under Case No. 17-36709 before the Honorable Marvin Isgur in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas, Houston Division.

Debtor Name Debtor Case Number
Cobalt International Energy, Inc. 17-36709
Cobalt International Energy GP, LLC 17-36710
Cobalt International Energy, LP 17-36711
Cobalt GOM LLC 17-36712
Cobalt GOM #1 LLC 17-36713
Cobalt GOM #2 LLC 17-36714

Pursuant to the Bankruptcy Code (specifically including, but not limited to, 11 U.S.C. § 362), a debtor is afforded certain protection against its creditors; the Bankruptcy Code prohibits creditors from taking certain actions related to debts that may have been owing prior to the commencement of the Bankruptcy Cases. If you believe that you might be a creditor of the Debtors based upon debts arising prior to December 14, 2017 and you are considering taking action based upon your status as a creditor, you may wish to seek legal advice. The staff of the Clerk of the Bankruptcy Court and the staff of KCC are not permitted to give legal advice.

For additional information, please contact the Cobalt International Energy toll-free information line at (866) 967-1782 or, if calling from outside the United States or Canada, at (310) 751-2682. Alternatively, please click here to submit an email inquiry.

Important Dates, Deadlines & Documents

January 11, 2018
(2:00 PM CT)

January 16, 2018
(10:00 AM CT)

December 14, 2017
(3:30 PM CT)

December 14, 2017

Meeting of Creditors

The meeting of creditors, pursuant to section 341 of the Bankruptcy Code (the "Meeting of Creditors") has been scheduled for January 16, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. (Central Time) at the following location:

Bob Casey United States Courthouse
Office of the United States Trustee
515 Rusk, Suite 3401
Houston, TX 77002

Rule 9001(5) of the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure requires that a representative of the Debtors appear at the Meeting of Creditors for the purpose of being examined under oath by a representative of the Office of the United States Trustee and by any interested parties that attend the meeting. Creditors are welcome, but not required, to attend the meeting. The Meeting of Creditors may be continued or adjourned by notice at the meeting, without further written notice to creditors.

Parties & Addresses

United States Bankruptcy Court
Southern District of Texas, Houston Division
515 Rusk Avenue
Houston, TX 77002
T: (713) 250-5500

Cobalt Claims Processing Center
c/o KCC
2335 Alaska Ave
El Segundo, CA 90245
T: (866) 967-1782

Please file proof(s) of claim, if any, via US Mail or other hand delivery system. Facsimile and other electronic delivery methods are not acceptable.  You must file an originally executed proof of claim.  If you would like a copy of your claim returned to you as proof of receipt, please enclose an additional copy and a self-addressed postage-paid envelope.

Attorneys' Addresses

James H.M. Sprayregen, P.C.
Marc Kieselstein, P.C.
Chad J. Husnick, P.C.
Brad Weiland
Laura Krucks
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
300 North LaSalle Street
Chicago, IL 60654
T: (312) 862-2000
F: (312) 862-2200

Zack A. Clement
Zack A. Clement PLLC
3753 Drummond Street
Houston, TX 77025
T: (832) 274-7629

Additional Links

Cobalt International Energy, Inc. Website http://www.cobaltintl.com


Kurtzman Carson Consultants LLC ("KCC") maintains this website at the direction of Kirkland & Ellis LLP, counsel to the Debtors. KCC maintains this website for the public's convenience and, while KCC makes every attempt to ensure the accuracy of the information contained herein, this website is not the website of the United States Bankruptcy Court and does not contain the complete, official record of the Bankruptcy Court. All documents filed with the Court, including lists of the Debtor assets and liabilities, are available for inspection at the Clerk of the Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Texas, Houston Division.