Steve has almost 25 years of experience handling Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases and out-of-court debt restructurings. He routinely represents debtors, lenders, lender groups and other constituents in insolvency matters across the country, as well as buyers and sellers of distressed companies. Although he has worked in numerous business sectors over the years, Steve has developed particular knowledge in the energy, real estate and technology industries. Steve’s practice is national in scope, including recent matters he has handled in New York, Delaware, California, Colorado, Florida, Tennessee, Louisiana, Oklahoma, New Mexico, Arizona and Nevada.
Steve has been recognized as one of the top bankruptcy and restructuring practitioners over the past decade by inclusion in Chambers USA, Chambers & Partners (2010-2015); The Best Lawyers in America, Woodward/White, Inc. (2005-2015); Texas Super Lawyers, Thomson Reuters (2003-2014); D Magazine's Best Lawyers in Dallas, D Magazine Partners (2015); Fort Worth, Texas magazine's “Best Lawyers in Fort Worth,” Fort Worth, Texas Magazine Venture, LP (2004-2014); Fort Worth Business Press “Attorneys of Excellence – Elite 100” (2003-2005); and D Magazine’s “Best Lawyers in Dallas Under 40,” D Magazine Partners (2002).