IN THE UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF KANSAS
In Re: Ethanex Energy, Inc.
; Case No. 08-20645-7 RDBTRUSTEE’S APPLICATION FOR EMPLOYMENT OF SPECIAL COUNSELPage 2
Partners $420 to $535 per hour;Associates $240 to $415 per hour; andLegal Assistants $180 to $220 per hour.It is contemplated that Special Counsel will seek compensation based upon normal and usualhourly billing rates. Other terms and conditions of the proposed employment are set forth inSpecial Counsel’s engagement letter, a copy of which is attached hereto as Exhibit A.6.The address of Bryan Cave LLP is One Kansas City Place, 1200 Main St, Suite3500, Kansas City, MO 64105-2100, and its employer identification number is 43-0602162.7.To the best of the Trustee’s knowledge, all the connections of Pryde and BryanCave LLP with the Debtor, creditors, any other party in interest, their respective attorneys andaccountants, the United States Trustee, or any person employed in the office of the United StatesTrustee, are only as set forth in the accompanying affidavits.WHEREFORE, Eric C. Rajala, Chapter 7 Trustee, prays that he be authorized to employJames P. Pryde and the law firm of Bryan Cave LLP as special counsel to render services in theareas described above, with compensation to be paid as an administrative expense in suchamounts as this Court may hereinafter determine and allow, and for such other and further relief as this Court deems just and equitable.Respectfully submitted,s/ Eric C. RajalaEric C. Rajala, Chapter 7 TrusteeKansas Supreme Court No. 10082Metcalf Bank Bldg, Ste 34111900 College BlvdOverland Park, KS 66210-3939Telephone (913) 339-9806Facsimile (913) email@example.com
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