NEW YORK - A creditor of bankrupt real estate company Grubb & Ellis Co. on Oct. 5 filed a brief in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York, seeking to have the automatic stay lifted so he can pursue a tort action in a Washington appellate court (In Re: Grubb & Ellis Company, No. 12-10685, Chapter 11, S.D. N.Y. Bkcy.). Subscribers may view the brief available within the full article.