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Full title: Notice of Appeal to District Court . Fee Amount $298. Filed by James Doe, Ed Roe (RE: (related document(s)991 Opinion) Appellant Designation due by 09/1/2021. (Gisleson, Soren) (Entered: 08/18/2021)

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Chapter 11 ABUSE CLAIMANTS ED ROE’S and JAMES DOE’S NOTICE OF APPEAL 20-1338, respectively) filed against the above-captioned debtor and debtor in possession (the “Archdiocese” or the “Debtor”), and unsecured creditors in the bankruptcy, who file this Notice of Appeal Pursuant to Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 8001 & 8002.Ed Roe and James Doe filed a Joinder in Reference to the Motion of the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors to Amend Findings Entered Under August 4, 2021Memorandum Opinion and Order Pursuant to Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 7052. ATTORNEY AT LAW 2908 Hessmer Avenue Metairie, LA 70002 Telephone: (504) 780-9891 FAX: (504) 780-9891 trahant@trahantlawoffice.com Attorneys for Ed Roe and James Doe CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE I hereby caused a true and correct copy of the foregoing Notice of Appeal to be served on August 18, 2020 upon all parties by electronic case filing for those parties receiving notice via the Court’s Electronic Case Filing system, and on all other parties requiring service under the Court’s Ex Parte Order Authorizing the Debtor to Limit Notice and Establishing Notice Procedures through the Master Service List via first-class United States mail, postage prepaid, to be sent on August 18, 2021.

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UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF LOUISIANA In re: ) ) Case No. 20-10846 THE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH OF ) THE ARCHDIOCESE OF NEW ORLEANS ) Section “A” ) Debtor. ) Chapter 11 ABUSE CLAIMANTS ED ROE’S and JAMES DOE’S NOTICE OF APPEAL [Relates to Rec. Doc. #991 & #1005] NOW COME state court sexual abuse plaintiffs Ed Roe and James Doe, with litigation (EDLA No. 20-1340 and EDLA No. 20-1338, respectively) filed against the above-captioned debtor and debtor in possession (the “Archdiocese” or the “Debtor”), and unsecured creditors in the bankruptcy, who file this Notice of Appeal Pursuant to Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 8001 & 8002. 1. Ed Roe and James Doe hereby appeal the Bankruptcy Court’s August 4, 2021 Memorandum & Order [Rec. Doc. 991]. 2. Ed Roe and James Doe filed a Joinder in Reference to the Motion of the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors to Amend Findings Entered Under August 4, 2021Memorandum Opinion and Order Pursuant to Federal Rule of Bankruptcy Procedure 7052. [Rec. Docs. 1007 & 1008, respectively] 3. The names of all parties to the order appealed from and the names, addresses and telephone numbers of their respective attorneys are as follows:

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The Official Committee of Unsecured
Creditors

Omer F. Kuebel, III
C. Davin Boldissar
Locke Lord LLP
601 Poydras Street, Suite 2660
New Orleans, Louisiana 70130-6036
Telephone: (504) 558-5111
Facsimile: (504) 558-5200
Email: dboldissar@lockelord.com
rkuebel@lockelord.com

James I. Stang
(Pro Hac Vice Submitted)
Linda F. Cantor
(Pro Hac Vice Submitted)
Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones LLP
10100 Santa Monica Blvd., Suite 1300
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Telephone: (310)-277-6910
Facsimile: (310)-201-0760
Email: jstang@pszjlaw.com
lcantor@pszjlaw.com
The Roman Catholic Church of the
Archdiocese of New Orleans

R. Patrick Vance
Elizabeth J. Futrell
Mark A. Mintz
Laura F. Ashley
Jones Walker LLP
201 St. Charles Avenue, 51st Floor
New Orleans, LA 70170
Telephone: (504) 582-8000
Facsimile: (504) 589-8260
Email: pvance@joneswalker.com
Email: efutrell@joneswalker.com
Email: mmintz@joneswalker.com
Email: lashley@joneswalker.com
The Apostolates

Douglas S. Draper
Leslie A. Collins
Michael E. Landis
Heller, Draper & Horn, L.L.C.
650 Poydras Street, Suite 2500
New Orleans, LA 70130-6103
Telephone: 504.299.3300
Fax: 504.299.3399
ddraper@hellerdraper.com
lcollins@hellerdraper.com
mlandis@hellerdraper.com
Hancock Whitney Bank

David F. Waguespack
Stephen P. Scullin
Peter J. Segrist
Carver Darden Koretzky Tessier Finn
Blossman & Areaux, L.L.C.
1100 Poydras Street, Suite 3100
New Orleans, Louisiana 70163-1102
Telephone: (504) 585-3800
Facsimile: (504) 585-3801
waguespack@carverdarden.com
scullin@carverdarden.com
segrist@carverdarden.com
James Doe

Soren E. Gisleson
Joseph E. “Jed” Cain
Herman, Herman & Katz, L.L.C.
820 O’Keefe Avenue
New Orleans, Louisiana 70113
Ed Roe

Soren E. Gisleson
Joseph E. “Jed” Cain
Herman, Herman & Katz, L.L.C.
820 O’Keefe Avenue
New Orleans, Louisiana 70113

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Office: 504-581-4892
Fax: 504-561-6024
Email: SGISLESON@hhklawfirm.com
Email: JCAIN@hhklawfirm.com

John H. Denenea, Jr.
Shearman~Denenea, L.L.C.
4240 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70119
Telephone: (504) 304-4582
FAX: (504) 304-4587
Email: jdenenea@midcitylaw.com

Richard C. Trahant
Attorney at Law
2908 Hessmer Avenue
Metairie, LA 70002
Telephone: (504) 780-9891
FAX: (504) 780-9891
Email: trahant@trahantlawoffice.com
Office: 504-581-4892
Fax: 504-561-6024
Email: SGISLESON@hhklawfirm.com
Email: JCAIN@hhklawfirm.com

John H. Denenea, Jr.
Shearman~Denenea, L.L.C.
4240 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70119
Telephone: (504) 304-4582
FAX: (504) 304-4587
Email: jdenenea@midcitylaw.com

Richard C. Trahant
Attorney at Law
2908 Hessmer Avenue
Metairie, LA 70002
Telephone: (504) 780-9891
FAX: (504) 780-9891
Email: trahant@trahantlawoffice.com
4. Ed Roe and James Doe elect to have the appeal heard by the District Court in which their individual cases are pending. 5. Ed Roe and James Doe request that the appeal record be prepared and filed into their respective cases pending in the Eastern District of Louisiana. WHEREFORE Ed Roe and James Doe respectfully request that the appeal and its record be designated and transmitted to their respective cases pending before the District Court. Dated: August 18, 2021

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Respectfully submitted, /s/ Soren E. Gisleson SOREN E. GISLESON (#26302) JOSEPH E. “JED” CAIN (#29785) Herman, Herman & Katz, L.L.C. 820 O’Keefe Avenue New Orleans, Louisiana 70113 Office: 504-581-4892 Fax: 504-561-6024 Email: SGISLESON@hhklawfirm.com Email: JCAIN@hhklawfirm.com -AND- JOHN H. DENENEA, JR. (#18861) SHEARMAN~DENENEA, L.L.C. 4240 Canal Street New Orleans, LA 70119 Telephone: (504) 304-4582 FAX: (504) 304-4587 Email: jdenenea@midcitylaw.com -AND- RICHARD C. TRAHANT (#22653) ATTORNEY AT LAW 2908 Hessmer Avenue Metairie, LA 70002 Telephone: (504) 780-9891 FAX: (504) 780-9891 Email: trahant@trahantlawoffice.com Attorneys for Ed Roe and James Doe

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CERTIFICATE OF SERVICE I hereby caused a true and correct copy of the foregoing Notice of Appeal to be served on August 18, 2020 upon all parties by electronic case filing for those parties receiving notice via the Court’s Electronic Case Filing system, and on all other parties requiring service under the Court’s Ex Parte Order Authorizing the Debtor to Limit Notice and Establishing Notice Procedures through the Master Service List via first-class United States mail, postage prepaid, to be sent on August 18, 2021. /s/ Soren E. Gisleson Soren E. Gisleson

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