Kirkland Racks Up $32M In Sea Containers Ch. 11

Law360, New York (September 4, 2009, 2:56 PM EDT) -- Nine months after approving the reorganization plan of Sea Containers Ltd., a federal bankruptcy judge has signed off on fee requests that will give Kirkland & Ellis LLP $32 million in compensation and award $3 million to Sidley Austin LLP for its role in the company's securities litigation.

Judge Kevin J. Carey in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware on Thursday approved the final fee requests for the professionals that Sea Containers relied on as the transport and marine container leasing company navigated...
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