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Full title: Expedited Application for Compensation Expedited Third Interim Application of Carr, Riggs, and Ingram, LLC, for Allowance of Compensation and Reimbursement of Expenses Incurred as Financial Advisor to the Debtor for the Period February 26, 2021 through June 30, 2021 for Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC, Accountant, Fee: $55,760.00, Expenses: $0.00. Filed by Laura F. Ashley (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit A - Summary of Total Hours and Fees by Professional # 2 Exhibit B - Summary of Compensation by Task Category # 3 Exhibit C - Expense Summary # 4 Exhibit D - Blended Hourly Rates # 5 Exhibit E - CRI's Sixth Monthly Fee Statement # 6 Exhibit F - CRI's Seventh Monthly Fee Statement # 7 Exhibit G - Proposed Order) (Ashley, Laura) (Entered: 08/26/2021)

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Attached hereto as Exhibit A is a summary sheet, which includes a list of the CRI professionals performing services on behalf of the Debtor during the Third Interim Fee Period, along with their respective titles, hourly rate, aggregate hours, and total fees billed.Attached hereto as Exhibit D is a chart that reflects the blended hourly rates, by timekeeper category, of the CRI professionals performing services on behalf of Debtor during the Third Interim Fee Period.In determining the amount of reasonable compensation to be awarded to an examiner, trustee under chapter 11, or professional person, the court shall consider the nature, the extent, and the value of such services, taking into account all relevant factors, including- (A) the time spent on such services; (B) the rates charged for such services; (C) whether the services were necessary to the administration of, or beneficial at the time at which the service was rendered toward the completion of, a case under this title; (D) whether the services were performed within a reasonable amount of time commensurate with the complexity, importance, and nature of the problem, issue, or task addressed; (E) with respect to a professional person, whether the person is board certified or otherwise has demonstrated skill and experience in the bankruptcy field; and (F) whether the compensation is reasonable based on the customary compensation charged by comparably skilled practitioners in cases other than cases under this title.As more fully set forth below, CRI respectfully submits that the Johnson factors and the elements governing awards of compensation pursuant to Bankruptcy Code §§ 330 and 331 justify the allowance of the fees and expenses incurred in its representation of the Debtor during the Third Interim Fee Period. CRI respectfully submits that the professional fees sought herein are not unusual given the magnitude and complexity of this case and the time expended in attending to the representation of the Debtor, and are commensurate with fees CRI has been awarded in other cases, as well as with professional fees charged by other attorneys of comparable experience.

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UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF LOUISIANA In re: Case No. 20-10846 THE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH OF Section “A” THE ARCHDIOCESE OF NEW ORLEANS, Chapter 11 Debtor.1 EXPEDITED THIRD INTERIM APPLICATION OF CARR, RIGGS & INGRAM, LLC, FOR ALLOWANCE OF COMPENSATION AND REIMBURSEMENT OF EXPENSES INCURRED AS FINANCIAL ADVISOR TO THE DEBTOR FOR THE PERIOD FEBRUARY 26, 2021 THROUGH JUNE 30, 2021 EXPEDITED RELIEF HAS BEEN REQUESTED. IF EXPEDITED CONSIDERATION IS GRANTED, A HEARING WILL BE CONDUCTED ON THIS MATTER ON TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2021, AT 1:30 P.M. (OR AT ANOTHER TIME ORDERED BY THE COURT), BY TELEPHONE THROUGH THE DIAL-IN FOR SECTION A: 1-888-684-8852; ACCESS CODE: 9318283. IF YOU OBJECT TO THE RELIEF REQUESTED OR YOU BELIEVE THAT EXPEDITED CONSIDERATION IS NOT WARRANTED, YOU MUST FILE A WRITTEN RESPONSE ON OR BEFORE TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2021 (PROVIDED THAT THE HEARING IS SCHEDULED FOR SEPTEMBER 14, 2021). OTHERWISE, THE COURT MAY TREAT THE PLEADING AS UNOPPOSED AND GRANT THE RELIEF REQUESTED. 1 The last four digits of the Debtor’s federal tax identification number are 8966. The Debtor’s principal place of business is located at 7887 Walmsley Ave., New Orleans, LA 70125.

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UNITED STATES BANKRUPTCY COURT EASTERN DISTRICT OF LOUISIANA In re: Case No. 20-10846 THE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH OF Section “A” THE ARCHDIOCESE OF NEW ORLEANS, Chapter 11 Debtor.1 SUMMARY SHEET FOR EXPEDITED THIRD INTERIM APPLICATION OF CARR, RIGGS & INGRAM, LLC, FOR ALLOWANCE OF COMPENSATION AND REIMBURSEMENT OF EXPENSES INCURRED AS FINANCIAL ADVISOR TO THE DEBTOR FOR THE PERIOD FEBRUARY 26, 2021 THROUGH JUNE 30, 2021
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Name of Applicant: Car, Riggs & Ingram, LLC
Authorized to Provide Services to: The Debtor and Debtor-in-Possession
Petition Date: May 1, 2020
Retention Date: nunc pro tunc to Petition Date
Time Period Covered by this Application: February 26, 2021 – June 30, 2021
Total Fees Sought to be Allowed in this Application: $55,760.00
Total Expenses Sought to be Allowed in this
Application:
$0.00
Total Fees Approved by Interim Order to Date: $199,344.50
Total Expenses Approved by Interim Order to Date: $1,911.80
Total Fees Paid Pursuant to Prior Fee Statements $142,398.50
Total Expenses Paid Pursuant to Prior Fee
Statements
$1,911.80
Blended Rate in this Application for all Timekeepers $195.99
Number of Professionals in this Application 3
If Applicable, Number of Professionals Included in
this Application but not Included in Staffing Plan:
N/A
Number of Professionals Billing Fewer than 15
Hours in Connection with this Application
1
Are Any Rates Higher than Those Approved or
Disclosed at Retention?
No
This is a(n): ___ monthly _X_ interim ___ final application 1 The last four digits of the Debtor’s federal tax identification number are 8966. The Debtor’s principal place of business is located at 7887 Walmsley Ave., New Orleans, LA 70125.

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COMES NOW, Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC (“CRI”), pursuant to §§ 105(a), 330, and 331 of title 11 of the United States Code (the “Bankruptcy Code”), Rule 2016 of the Federal Rules of Bankruptcy Procedure (the “Bankruptcy Rules”), Rule 2016-1 of the Local Rules of the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana (the “Local Rules”), the U.S. Trustee Guidelines for Reviewing Applications for Compensation and Reimbursement of Expenses Filed under 11 U.S.C. § 330 by Attorneys in Larger Chapter 11 Cases (the “UST Guidelines”), General Order 2019-4, section XIII, which establishes procedures for Professional Retention, Compensation, and Reimbursement of Expenses (the “Complex Case Procedures”), and the Order Authorizing The Debtor To Retain And Employ Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC, Nunc Pro Tunc, To the Petition Date [Doc. 171] (the “Retention Order”), and who hereby submits this application (the “Third Fee Application”), seeking interim approval and allowance of compensation and reimbursement of expenses incurred as financial advisor to the debtor and debtor in possession in the above-captioned Chapter 11 Case (the “Debtor”), for the period from February 26, 2021 through June 30, 2021. In support of this Application, CRI respectfully represents as follows: JURISDICTION AND VENUE 1. This Court has jurisdiction over this matter pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1334. This is a core proceeding within the meaning of 28 U.S.C. § 157(b)(2). 2. Venue is proper in this district pursuant to 28 U.S.C. §§ 1408 and 1409. BACKGROUND 3. On May 1, 2020 (the “Petition Date”), the Debtor filed a voluntary petition for relief under chapter 11 of the Bankruptcy Code. The Debtor remains in possession of its property and is managing its business as a debtor in possession pursuant to §§ 1107(a) and 1108 of the Bankruptcy Code.

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4. The Debtor retained CRI as its financial advisor, nunc pro tunc to the Petition Date, pursuant to the Retention Order, which was entered on June 19, 2020 [Doc. 171]. 5. The Retention Order authorizes CRI to apply for compensation for professional services rendered and reimbursement of expenses incurred in compliance with §§ 330 and 331 of the Bankruptcy Code. The Retention Order also directs CRI to make a reasonable effort to comply with the requests for information and additional disclosures as set forth in the UST Guidelines. 6. As further detailed in the Application to Authorize the Retention and Employment of Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC, as Financial Advisor for the Debtor and Debtor In Possession, Nunc Pro Tunc, To the Petition Date [Doc. 77] (the “Retention Application”), CRI agreed to be compensated on an hourly basis at discounted rates as set forth in the chart below:
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Personnel Level Hourly Rate
Partner $200.00
Senior Manager $175.00
Manager $150.00
Senior Consultant $125.00
Administrative Support $60.00
7. CRI was engaged by the Debtor to provide financial advising services. Pursuant to an engagement letter dated March 17, 2020 (the “Engagement Letter”), CRI received a $25,000.00 retainer. Additionally, CRI received payments aggregating $24,215.00 as periodic payments prior to the Petition date. As such, CRI received retainers and payments totaling $49,215.00 for services performed or to be performed for the Debtor. 8. On November 25, 2020, CRI filed its First Interim Fee Application of Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC, for Allowance of Compensation and Reimbursement of Expenses Incurred as

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Financial Advisor to the Debtor for the Period May 1, 2020 through November 19, 2020 [Doc. 569] (the “First Fee Application”) seeking reimbursement of fees in the amount of $180,433.00 and expenses in the amount of $1,778.00. On December 23, 2020, this Court entered an Agreed Order awarding CRI a total interim award of $155,937.50 [Doc. 683]. 9. On March 24, 2021, CRI filed its Second Interim Application of Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC, for Allowance of Compensation and Reimbursement of Expenses Incurred as Financial Advisor to the Debtor for the Period November 20, 2021 through February 25, 2021 [Doc. 797] (the “Second Fee Application”) seeking reimbursement of fees in the amount of $45,185.00 and expenses in the amount of $133.80. On April 14, 2021, this Court granted the Second Fee Application on an interim basis. 10. This Third Fee Application covers the period from February 26, 2021 through June 30, 2021 (the “Third Interim Fee Period”). By this Third Fee Application, CRI seeks interim approval and allowance of fees in the amount of $55,760.00 and reimbursement of expenses in the amount of $0.00. The total number of hours expended during the Third Interim Fee Period for which compensation is sought is approximately 284.5 hours. PRIOR MONTHLY FEE STATEMENTS 11. In accordance with this Court’s Complex Case Procedures, CRI has submitted to the Debtor and to other Professional Fee Notice Parties (as defined in the Complex Case Procedures) its Sixth and Seventh Monthly Fee Statements (each a “Monthly Fee Statement”) during the Third Interim Fee Period. 12. The Complex Case Procedures authorizes the Debtor to pay CRI 80% of fees and 100% of expenses identified in each Monthly Fee Statement to which no objection has been served. The applicable objection periods have expired in connection with CRI’s Sixth and Seventh

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Monthly Fee Statements, and no formal objections have been served. 13. The following is a summary of the amounts requested by CRI and paid by the Debtor pursuant to Monthly Fee Statements relating to the Third Interim Fee Period:
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Monthly
Fee Statement
Fees
Requested
Expenses
Requested
Fees
Paid
Expenses
Paid
Sixth Monthly
Fee Statement
(02/26/2021 – 04/20/2021)
$21,620.00
(80% of
$27,025.00)
$0.00 $21,620.00 $0.00
Seventh Monthly
Fee Statement
(04/21/2021 – 06/30/2021)
$22,988.00
(80% of $28,735.00)
$0.00 $0.00 $0.00
14. For the avoidance of doubt, CRI does not seek payment of any fees or expenses previously paid or reimbursed pursuant to the Complex Case Procedures. To the contrary, CRI seeks interim approval of the full amount of fees and expenses requested in the above-referenced Monthly Fee Statements and payment by the Debtor of the remaining balance under those statements. FEES AND EXPENSES 15. Attached hereto as Exhibit A is a summary sheet, which includes a list of the CRI professionals performing services on behalf of the Debtor during the Third Interim Fee Period, along with their respective titles, hourly rate, aggregate hours, and total fees billed. 16. Attached hereto as Exhibit B is a summary sheet, which includes a breakdown, by task category, of the services rendered and compensation sought by CRI during the Third Interim Fee Period. 17. Attached hereto as Exhibit C is a summary of CRI’s expenses incurred and reimbursement sought, by expense category, during the Third Interim Fee Period. CRI did not incur any out-of-pocket disbursements during the Third Interim Fee Period.

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18. Attached hereto as Exhibit D is a chart that reflects the blended hourly rates, by timekeeper category, of the CRI professionals performing services on behalf of Debtor during the Third Interim Fee Period. 19. Attached hereto as Exhibit E is a copy of the Sixth Monthly Fee Statement submitted by CRI, which contains records of CRI’s fees incurred during the period February 26, 2021 through April 20, 2021, consisting of contemporaneously maintained time entries for each professional in increments of tenths (1/10) of an hour. 20. Attached hereto as Exhibit F is a copy of the Seventh Monthly Fee Statement submitted by CRI, which contains records of CRI’s fees and expenses incurred during the period from April 21, 2021 through June 30, 2021, consisting of contemporaneously maintained time entries for each professional in increments of tenths (1/10) of an hour. 21. Finally, attached hereto as Exhibit G is a proposed order granting the relief requested herein. SUMMARY OF SERVICES RENDERED TO THE DEBTOR DURING THE THIRD INTERIM FEE PERIOD 22. During the Third Interim Fee Period, CRI’s services provided to the Debtor included preparing monthly operating reports, analyzing cash flow or financial budgets and forecasts, and reorganization plan consulting. 23. Further, CRI engaged in a substantial review of certain fund agreements, conducted research related to the fund agreements, communicated with various Archdiocese personnel to provide updates on reorganization matters, and analyzed cost reductions and the effects of such reductions. 24. In addition, CRI advised the Debtor in connection with operational and financial restrictions and assisted the Debtor in connection with written and oral communications and

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meetings with other parties in interest in this case. 25. CRI also continued to assist the Debtor in responding to the Tort Committee’s Rule 2004 Document Requests. Specifically, CRI reviewed and prepared relevant financial documents for production. 26. The professional primarily responsible for representing the Debtor in connection with this Chapter 11 Case is Kathleen Zuniga. Ms. Zuniga is a Partner of CRI and has over 25 years of experience in providing auditing, financial advisory and consulting services with extensive industry experience in serving non-profits including religious organizations. 27. All of the services for which compensation is requested by CRI were performed for, or on behalf of, the Debtor, and not on behalf of any creditor, examiner, trustee, or any other entity. In addition, CRI has not entered into any agreements to fix fees or to share compensation as prohibited by 18 U.S.C. § 155 and 11 U.S.C. § 504. REASONABLENESS OF FEES AND EXPENSES 28. As set forth in the chart attached hereto as Exhibit A and further detailed in the itemized time records attached hereto as Exhibits E-F, the professionals of CRI expended a total of 284.5 hours during the Third Interim Fee Period. CRI has charged discounted hourly rates for work of this character. The reasonable value of the services rendered by CRI to the Debtor during the Third Interim Fee Period is $55,760.00. 29. In accordance with the factors enumerated in § 330 of the Bankruptcy Code, CRI respectfully submits that the foregoing amounts requested by CRI are fair and reasonable given (a) the complexity of this Chapter 11 Case, (b) the time expended, (c) the nature and extent of the services rendered, (d) the value of such services, and (e) the costs of comparable services for other

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non-bankruptcy cases. Moreover, CRI has reviewed the requirements set forth in Local Rule 2016-1 and believes this Application complies with such Rule. ACTUAL AND NECESSARY DISBURSEMENTS 30. As set forth in Exhibit C, a total of $0.00 of actual, necessary expenses were incurred by CRI during the Third Interim Fee Period. CRI’s disbursement policies pass through all expenses at actual cost or an estimated actual cost when the actual cost is difficult to determine. FACTORS TO BE CONSIDERED IN AWARDING PROFESSIONAL’S FEES 31. Bankruptcy Code § 330 authorizes the Court to award professional persons employed pursuant to Bankruptcy Code § 327 reasonable compensation for actual and necessary services rendered and reimbursement for actual and necessary expenses incurred. See 11 U.S.C. § 330. Specifically, Bankruptcy Code § 330(a) provides: (1) After notice to the parties in interest and the United States Trustee and a hearing, and subject to sections 326, 328, and 329, the court may award to a trustee, a consumer privacy ombudsman appointed under section 332, an examiner, an ombudsman appointed under section 333, or a professional person employed under section 327 or 1103- (A) reasonable compensation for actual, necessary services rendered by the trustee, examiner, ombudsman, professional person, or attorney and by any paraprofessional person employed by any such person; and (B) reimbursement for actual, necessary expenses . . . * * * (3) In determining the amount of reasonable compensation to be awarded to an examiner, trustee under chapter 11, or professional person, the court shall consider the nature, the extent, and the value of such services, taking into account all relevant factors, including- (A) the time spent on such services; (B) the rates charged for such services; (C) whether the services were necessary to the administration of, or beneficial at the time at which the service was rendered toward the completion of, a case under this title;

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(D) whether the services were performed within a reasonable amount of time commensurate with the complexity, importance, and nature of the problem, issue, or task addressed; (E) with respect to a professional person, whether the person is board certified or otherwise has demonstrated skill and experience in the bankruptcy field; and (F) whether the compensation is reasonable based on the customary compensation charged by comparably skilled practitioners in cases other than cases under this title. 11 U.S.C. § 330(a)(1) and (a)(3). 32. The Fifth Circuit traditionally has used the lodestar method to calculate reasonable fees under § 330(a). See Combs v. City of Huntington Texas, 829 F.3d 388, 392 (5th Cir. 2016); see also In re Fender, 12 F.3d 480, 487 (5th Cir. 1994); In re First River Energy, LLC, No. 18-50085-CAG, 2018 Bankr. LEXIS 2796, *18–19 (Bankr. W.D. Tex. Sept. 13, 2018). The lodestar is derived by multiplying the number of hours a professional would reasonably spend for the same type of work by the prevailing hourly rate in the community. See Shipes v. Trinity Indus., 987 F.2d 311, 319 (5th Cir. 1993). A court then may adjust the lodestar up or down based on the factors contained in Johnson v. Georgia Highway Express, Inc., 488 F.2d 714, 717-19 (5th Cir. 1974). See Am. Benefit Life Ins. Co. v. Braddock (In re First Colonial Corp. of Am.), 544 F.2d 1291, 1298 (5th Cir. 1977) (applying the Johnson factors in the bankruptcy context). The Johnson factors include: (1) time and labor required; (2) the novelty and difficulty of the questions involved; (3) the skill required to perform the professional services properly; (4) the preclusion of other employment by the professional due to acceptance of the case; (5) the customary fee; (6) whether the fee is fixed or contingent; (7) time limitations imposed by the client or the circumstances; (8) the amount involved and the results obtained; (9) the experience, reputation and ability of the professionals; (10) the undesirability of the case; (11) the nature and length of the professional relationship with the client; and (12) awards in similar cases. See Johnson, 488 F.2d at 717-19;

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see also In re ASARCO LLC, No. 05-21207, 2011 WL 2975691, at *7 (Bankr. S.D. Tex. July 20, 2011) (applying the Johnson factors). 33. As more fully set forth below, CRI respectfully submits that the Johnson factors and the elements governing awards of compensation pursuant to Bankruptcy Code §§ 330 and 331 justify the allowance of the fees and expenses incurred in its representation of the Debtor during the Third Interim Fee Period. APPLICATION OF THE JOHNSON FACTORS 34. The professional services rendered by CRI during the Third Interim Fee Period required a high degree of professional competence and expertise. CRI submits that the services rendered to the Debtor were performed efficiently and effectively, and that the results obtained have provided tangible, identifiable, and material benefits to the Debtor’s estate. I. The Time and Labor Required. 35. As stated above, CRI’s professionals have expended 284.5 hours during the Third Interim Fee Period. All of the time spent was necessary and appropriate in this Chapter 11 Case. This is especially true when considering the nature and urgency of the issues and tasks that arose in this Chapter 11 Case, including, among other things, the time and skill required to advise the Debtor in connection with financial related issues on an as needed, and at times expedited, basis. 36. CRI’s services to the Debtor have required it to balance the need to provide quality services with the need to act quickly and to represent the Debtor in an effective, efficient and timely manner. CRI submits that the hours spent were reasonable given the size and complexity of this case, and the significant, and often times urgent, legal issues raised. II. The Novelty and Difficulty of the Questions Involved. 37. This Chapter 11 Case is designated as a “complex” case and involves a significant

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number of complex issues in the areas of restructuring, finance, insurance coverage, and tort law. See Order Granting Complex Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Case Treatment [Doc. 18]. As such, CRI’s services to the Debtor involve intricate, novel, and difficult questions. III. The Skill Required to Perform the Professional Services Properly. 38. CRI believes that its recognized expertise has facilitated the resolution of certain matters in connection with this Chapter 11 Case and benefited the Debtor’s estate. Due to the nature and complexity of the legal issues presented in this case, CRI was required to exhibit a high degree of skill. Additionally, CRI’s strong working relationship with various interested parties enabled CRI to work with such professionals towards resolution of many salient issues. CRI respectfully submits that its professionals have provided significant benefits to the Debtor during the Third Interim Fee Period. IV. The Preclusion of Other Employment by the Professional Due to Acceptance of the Case. 39. CRI’s representation of the Debtor has not precluded its acceptance of new clients. V. The Customary Fee. 40. The rates charged by the CRI professionals in this Chapter 11 Case are substantially similar to the rates charged by CRI in connection with non-bankruptcy work. The professional fees sought herein are based upon CRI’s hourly rates for services of this kind. 41. CRI respectfully submits that the professional fees sought herein are not unusual given the magnitude and complexity of this case and the time expended in attending to the representation of the Debtor, and are commensurate with fees CRI has been awarded in other cases, as well as with professional fees charged by other attorneys of comparable experience. VI. Whether the Fee is Fixed or Contingent. 42. Pursuant to Bankruptcy Code §§ 330 and 331, all fees sought by professionals

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employed under Bankruptcy Code § 327 are contingent pending final approval by this Court, and are subject to adjustment dependent upon the services rendered and the results obtained. The collective efforts of the various parties in interest and their respective professionals, including CRI, have contributed to the resolution of many issues in this case in a relatively short period of time. VII. Time Limitations Imposed by the Client or the Circumstances. 43. As previously set forth herein, CRI was required to attend to certain issues arising in this Chapter 11 Case on an expedited basis. CRI effectively addressed various issues for the benefit of the Debtor in compressed time periods. VIII. The Amount Involved and the Results Obtained. 44. During the Third Interim Fee Period, CRI was instrumental in facilitating the resolution of certain matters. CRI submits that the fees requested in this Third Fee Application are reasonable and appropriate when considering the results obtained on behalf of the Debtor. IX. The Experience, Reputation and Ability of the Professionals. 45. CRI believes and respectfully submits that its professionals are highly regarded as experts. CRI is a full service accounting and consulting firm, with specific experience assisting non-profit religious organizations. Indeed, CRI has over 1900 professionals with a variety of specialty designations – many of whom have experience working at national CPA firms, as well as private businesses across many industries. CRI’s professionals, over many years, have prepared financial reports and analyses and developed financial strategies with respect to the restructuring and reorganization of non-profit religious organizations. As such, CRI’s professionals are experienced, reputable, and highly competent. X. The Undesirability of the Case. 46. This matter was not undesirable for CRI.

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XI. The Nature and Length of the Professional Relationship with the Client. 47. CRI commenced their engagement in March 2020, pursuant to the Engagement Letter. Further, CRI was appointed to serve as financial advisor to the Debtor on June 19, 2020, nunc pro tunc to the Petition Date. CRI’s professionals have worked closely with the Debtor’s management and other professionals with regard to these matters and given both past representation and recent work to the Debtor. As a result, CRI has developed relevant experience and expertise regarding the Debtor that has assisted in providing effective and efficient services in the Chapter 11 Case. XII. Awards in Similar Cases. 48. CRI respectfully submits that the foregoing amounts requested are fair and reasonable based on the customary compensation charged by comparably skilled practitioners at CRI and other firms in comparable bankruptcy and non-bankruptcy cases. The services provided in connection with the fees requested by CRI during the Third Interim Fee Period are more fully described in the monthly fee statements attached hereto as Exhibits E-F. NO PRIOR REQUEST 49. Except for the filing of the prior fee statements, no prior application for the relief requested herein has been made to this or any other court. WHEREFORE, CRI respectfully requests that the Court enter an Order (i) approving and allowing on an interim basis compensation in the amount of $55,760.00 for the reasonable and necessary services that CRI rendered to the Debtor during the Third Interim Fee Period, and reimbursement of actual and necessary expenses incurred in the sum of $0.00; (ii) directing that CRI be paid, from the Debtor’s estate, all such fees and expenses which have not previously been paid pursuant to the Complex Procedures Order; and (iii) granting such other and further relief as

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the Court may deem just and proper. Dated: August 26, 2021 Respectfully submitted, /s/ Kathleen Zuniga Kathleen Zuniga, Partner Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC 111 Veterans Boulevard Suite 350 Metairie, LA 70005 Telephone: (985) 629-5579 Facsimile: (985) 629-5629 Email: kzuniga@cricpa.com Financial Advisor to the Debtor CERTIFICATION OF COMPLIANCE I, Kathleen Zuniga, pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1746, hereby declare under penalty of perjury that the following is true and accurate to the best of my knowledge and belief: (A) I am a partner with the applicant firm, CRI. (B) I personally performed many of the services rendered by CRI as financial advisor to the Debtor and am familiar with the other work performed on behalf of the Debtor by the professionals at CRI. (C) I have reviewed the foregoing Application, and the facts set forth therein are true and correct to the best of my knowledge, information, and belief. Moreover, I have reviewed Local Rule 2016-1, the Complex Case Procedures, and the UST Guidelines and submit that this Application substantially complies with the same. Dated: August 26, 2021 /s/ Kathleen Zuniga Kathleen Zuniga

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