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Aerospace & Aviation

Practicing in Wichita, the self-proclaimed Air Capital of the World, we have gained the right mix of aerospace, aviation, and government contract industry experience to serve your needs. Our aerospace and  aviation clients are typically many respected component part manufacturers, material suppliers, metal finishers, and machine shops, both large and small, all of whom do business with the most prominent manufacturers in the industry. We understand the cyclical nature of the business and the unique challenges of operating in a highly competitive global market. Our experience includes structuring, drafting and negotiating complex supply contracts; addressing quality assurance issues; representing companies providing component parts to manufacturers in Canada, Belgium, Brazil and Israel; mergers and acquisitions; distributorships; addressing the daunting regulatory challenges facing the defense industry and government contractors;  and a wide-range of corporate, labor and employment  and litigation matters.

We are committed to adding value for our client. Our culture of team-work, tradition of lean staffing, rates reflecting Kansas values, and location in the heart of the Air Capital, set us apart from our much larger national peer firms.

Kelly Rundell leads Wesley E. Brown American Inn of Court
Kelly Rundell has been elected president of the Wesley E. Brown Inn of Court for the 2017-2018 year. The Inn’s 100 members are selected through an application process. The membership is made up of Masters, Barristers and Associates, depending on the attorney’s experience. Kelly is a Master and has been a member of the Inn since its formation in 2008.
Recognized as 2017 Highly Recommended Local Litigation Firm
Hite Fanning & Honeyman is one of only two Kansas law firms “Highly Recommended” by Benchmark Litigation 2017. Benchmark Litigation is described as the definitive guide to America’s leading firms and attorneys in the area of commercial litigation. Benchmark Litigation also specifically profiled Richard Hite, Richard Honeyman and Jim Robinson as standouts among Kansas litigation attorneys. A special congratulations to them! This is the fifth year that these HFH attorneys have been highlighted. https://www.benchmarklitigation.com/
Super Lawyers list includes HFH attorneys
Attorneys of Hite Fanning & Honeyman have been selected for inclusion in the latest issue of Super Lawyers. Richard Hite is included in the category of general litigation, Richard Honeyman and Jim Robinson are in the business litigation category and Art Chalmers is in the defense litigation category. Linda Parks is recognized in the area of business and corporate work and Gaye Tibbets is included in the category of Employment and Labor. Additionally, Don Gribble and Randy Troutt are included in the list of attorneys defending medical malpractice cases. Finally, Scott Hill was selected to be included in the list of Rising Stars in the area of business and corporate work. Super Lawyers’ annual process for identifying attorneys include independent research and peer review. No more than 5% of the attorneys in the state can be included in the Super Lawyers listing.