For the third straight year since its inception, Smith Hulsey & Busey chairman Stephen D. Busey has been named to the Lawdragon 500 Leading U.S. Bankruptcy & Restructuring Lawyers for 2023. The list recognizes leading lawyers nationwide who “represent the best of the best helping companies navigate ailing economies and uncertain times.”
The ranking recognizes Busey for his national recognized bankruptcy and commercial litigation practice. He was named to the Lawdragon 500 Leading U.S. Bankruptcy & Restructuring Lawyers list in 2021 and 2022 after first appearing on the inaugural list in 2020.
Founded in 2005, Lawdragon is a New York-based legal media company that publishes free online news and editorial features, including its well-known guides to the nation’s leading lawyers.
In addition to serving as the firm’s chairman, Busey is the head of its Litigation Department. He centers his practice on complex commercial litigation and insolvency matters. Busey has represented debtors and creditors in Chapter 11 reorganizations of publicly held companies and is experienced in bankruptcy litigation throughout Florida. He is ranked as an “Eminent Practitioner” in Bankruptcy Litigation by Chambers and Partners and is often called upon by media outlets to share insights on bankruptcy law.Follow us on for more content updates