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Bankruptcy and Insolvency

We are recognized in Kansas for our expertise and success in representing financial institutions, distressed companies, and buyers of troubled companies.  Our lawyers are recognized experts, serving as editors of and contributors to the Kansas Bankruptcy Handbook and speaking at various continuing legal education programs. One of our partners is a Chapter 7 Trustee.

Our practice covers all forms of insolvency practice, including receivership, administration and liquidation to bankruptcy and voluntary arrangements. Our experience covers a wide variety of engagements and a vast array of industries including, among others, automotive, aviation, construction, distribution, energy, financial institutions, food and beverage, health care, hospitality, manufacturing, professional services, real estate,  and retail.

We are dedicated to serving our clients’ needs.  To that end, we often reach agreements when it will maximize a client’s recovery.  If there is not a workable solution available,we are tough minded litigators.  Our formidable reputation for litigation enhances our ability to obtain favorable deals for our clients.

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.
The Kansas Bar Association named F. James Robinson the 2017 recipient of the Phil Lewis Medal of Distinction. He was also presented with the 2017 Kahrs Lifetime Achievement Award by the Kansas Association of Defense Counsel.
The Kansas Association of Defense Counsel presented F. James Robinson with the Kahrs Lifetime Achievement Award. This award is the KADC’s highest honor, given only to those individuals with a distinguished legal and public service career. Aside from being a highly regarded attorney, Jim serves as a leader in the educating others of the role of an independent judiciary. The award was presented during the KADC's annual conference in December 2017.
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/