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Full title: Motion to Appear Pro Hac Vice for Livia M. Kiser (Fee Amount $ 281) filed by Garland S. Cassada on behalf of Bestwall LLC. (Cassada, Garland) (Entered: 07/16/2021)

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Pursuant to the admission requirements of Rule 2090-2 of the Local Rules of this Court (the “Local Bankruptcy Rules”) and Rule 83.1 of the Local Rules for Procedure and Practice of the United States District Court for the Western District of North Carolina, I move for the pro hac vice admission of Livia M. Kiser to practice in this Court for the purpose of representing Bestwall LLC, as debtor and debtor in possession (the “Debtor”), in the above-captioned case.As stated in the Declaration of Livia M. Kiser, which is attached hereto as Exhibit A and incorporated herein by reference, Ms. Kiser is a member in good standing of the Bars of the State of Illinois and the State of California and is admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of the United States; the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit; the U.S. Court of Appeals for Eighth Circuit; the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit; the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Central, Eastern and Southern Districts of California; the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado; the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Illinois; and the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana.I am a member in good standing of the Bars of the State of Illinois and the State of California and I am admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of the United States; the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit; the U.S. Court of Appeals for Eighth Circuit; the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit; the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Central, Eastern and Southern Districts of California; the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado; the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Illinois; and the U.S. District I propose to practice in this Court for the purposes of representing the above-captioned debtor and debtor in possession as co-counsel with the law firm of Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A., 101 North Tryon Street, Suite 1900, Charlotte, North Carolina 28246, which the Court has approved as special counsel for asbestos claim estimation matters and local bankruptcy counsel for the debtor and debtor in possession.This matter having come before the undersigned Judge of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of North Carolina, Charlotte Division, upon the Motion for Admission Pro Hac Vice for Livia M. Kiser (the “Motion”) filed by Garland S. Cassada for the admission pro hac vice of Livia M. Kiser, to practice in this Court for the purposes of representing the above-captioned debtor and debtor in possession (the “Debtor”) in the above-captioned case as co-counsel with counsel from the law firm of Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A. who are admitted to practice in this Court; and it appearing to the Court, and the Court so finding, that for good cause shown the Motion should be granted;

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UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT WESTERN DISTRICT OF NORTH CAROLINA CHARLOTTE DIVISION In re Chapter 11 BESTWALL LLC,1 Case No. 17-31795 Debtor. MOTION FOR ADMISSION PRO HAC VICE FOR LIVIA M. KISER I, Garland S. Cassada, am a partner with the law firm of Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A. and am a member in good standing of the bar of this Court. Pursuant to the admission requirements of Rule 2090-2 of the Local Rules of this Court (the “Local Bankruptcy Rules”) and Rule 83.1 of the Local Rules for Procedure and Practice of the United States District Court for the Western District of North Carolina, I move for the pro hac vice admission of Livia M. Kiser to practice in this Court for the purpose of representing Bestwall LLC, as debtor and debtor in possession (the “Debtor”), in the above-captioned case. In support of this Motion, the undersigned respectfully represents to the Court as follows: 1. Ms. Kiser is a partner of the law firm of King & Spalding LLP, with her office located at 110 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 3800, Chicago, Illinois 60606. Ms. Kiser’s telephone number is (312) 764-6911. Ms. Kiser’s e-mail address is lkiser@kslaw.com. 2. An Order Approving Employment of King & Spalding LLP as Debtor’s Special Counsel Pursuant to Section 327(e) of the Bankruptcy Code Effective As of the Petition Date (Doc. 36) was entered on November 2, 2017. Furthermore, the Ex Parte Order Authorizing Retention and Employment of Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A. as Special Counsel for 1 The last four digits of the Debtor’s taxpayer identification number are 5815. The Debtor’s address is 133 Peachtree Street, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia 30303.

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Asbestos Claims Estimation Matters and Local Bankruptcy Counsel for Debtor as of Petition Date (Doc. 37) was entered on November 2, 2017. 3. As stated in the Declaration of Livia M. Kiser, which is attached hereto as Exhibit A and incorporated herein by reference, Ms. Kiser is a member in good standing of the Bars of the State of Illinois and the State of California and is admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of the United States; the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit; the U.S. Court of Appeals for Eighth Circuit; the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit; the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Central, Eastern and Southern Districts of California; the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado; the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Illinois; and the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana. Further, Ms. Kiser is familiar with the provisions of the Bankruptcy Code, the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure and the Local Bankruptcy Rules pertinent to this matter. 4. With reference to all matters incident to this case, Ms. Kiser submits to the disciplinary jurisdiction and the civil jurisdiction of, and agrees to be subject to the orders of, the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of North Carolina for any alleged misconduct that occurs in the course of this chapter 11 case. 5. The $281.00 fee for admission pro hac vice is being submitted concurrently with the filing of this Motion, consistent with Local Bankruptcy Rule 2090-2(c)(1).

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WHEREFORE, the movant respectfully requests that the Court enter an Order, substantially in the form attached hereto as Exhibit B, admitting Livia M. Kiser to appear before the Court pro hac vice in this case. Dated: July 16, 2021 Respectfully submitted, Charlotte, North Carolina /s/ Garland S. Cassada Garland S. Cassada (NC Bar No. 12352) David M. Schilli (NC Bar No. 17989) Andrew W.J. Tarr (NC Bar No. 31827) ROBINSON, BRADSHAW & HINSON, P.A. 101 North Tryon Street, Suite 1900 Charlotte, North Carolina 28246 Telephone: (704) 377-2536 Facsimile: (704) 378-4000 E-mail: gcassada@robinsonbradshaw.com dschilli@robinsonbradshaw.com atarr@robinsonbradshaw.com ATTORNEYS FOR BESTWALL LLC, DEBTOR AND DEBTOR IN POSSESSION

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Exhibit A Declaration of Livia M. Kiser

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UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT WESTERN DISTRICT OF NORTH CAROLINA CHARLOTTE DIVISION In re Chapter 11 BESTWALL LLC,1 Case No. 17-31795 Debtor. DECLARATION OF LIVIA M. KISER IN SUPPORT OF MOTION FOR ADMISSION PRO HAC VICE Livia M. Kiser, in support of the Motion for Admission Pro Hac Vice for Livia M. Kiser (the “Motion”),2 declares as follows: 1. My name is Livia M. Kiser, and I am a partner with the law firm of King & Spalding LLP, with my office located at 110 N. Wacker Drive, Suite 3800, Chicago Illinois 60606. My telephone number is (312) 764-6911. My e-mail address is lkiser@kslaw.com. 2. I have read the Motion and understand the contents thereof. The matters and statements alleged therein are true and correct to the best of my knowledge, information and belief. 3. I am a member in good standing of the Bars of the State of Illinois and the State of California and I am admitted to practice in the Supreme Court of the United States; the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit; the U.S. Court of Appeals for Eighth Circuit; the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit; the U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Central, Eastern and Southern Districts of California; the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado; the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Illinois; and the U.S. District 1 The last four digits of the Debtor’s taxpayer identification number are 5815. The Debtor’s address is 133 Peachtree Street, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia 30303. 2 Capitalized terms not otherwise defined herein shall have the meanings given to them in the Motion.

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Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana. I have never been disbarred or suspended in any court where I am admitted to practice. 4. I have not been the subject of disciplinary action by the bar or courts of any state. 5. I am familiar with the provisions of the Bankruptcy Code, the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure and the Local Bankruptcy Rules pertinent to this matter. 6. I submit to the disciplinary jurisdiction of this Court for any alleged misconduct which occurs in the course of this chapter 11 case. 7. I propose to practice in this Court for the purposes of representing the above-captioned debtor and debtor in possession as co-counsel with the law firm of Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A., 101 North Tryon Street, Suite 1900, Charlotte, North Carolina 28246, which the Court has approved as special counsel for asbestos claim estimation matters and local bankruptcy counsel for the debtor and debtor in possession. 8. I declare under the penalty of perjury that the foregoing is true and correct to the best of my knowledge, information and belief. Dated: July 16, 2021 /s/ Livia M. Kiser Livia M. Kiser

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Exhibit B Proposed Order

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UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT WESTERN DISTRICT OF NORTH CAROLINA CHARLOTTE DIVISION In re Chapter 11 BESTWALL LLC,1 Case No. 17-31795 Debtor. ORDER ALLOWING LIVIA M. KISER TO APPEAR AS COUNSEL FOR DEBTOR, PRO HAC VICE This matter having come before the undersigned Judge of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Western District of North Carolina, Charlotte Division, upon the Motion for Admission Pro Hac Vice for Livia M. Kiser (the “Motion”) filed by Garland S. Cassada for the admission pro hac vice of Livia M. Kiser, to practice in this Court for the purposes of representing the above-captioned debtor and debtor in possession (the “Debtor”) in the above-captioned case as co-counsel with counsel from the law firm of Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A. who are admitted to practice in this Court; and it appearing to the Court, and the Court so finding, that for good cause shown the Motion should be granted; 1 The last four digits of the Debtor’s taxpayer identification number are 5815. The Debtor’s address is 133 Peachtree Street, N.E., Atlanta, Georgia 30303.

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NOW, THEREFORE, IT IS HERBY ORDERED THAT, pursuant to Rule 2090-2 of the Local Rules of Practice and Procedure of this Court, Livia M. Kiser shall be, and hereby is, admitted pro hac vice to practice in this Court in the above-captioned chapter 11 case. This Order has been signed electronically. United States Bankruptcy Court The Judge’s signature and Court’s seal appear at the top of the Order.

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