Nationally recognized for his expertise in bankruptcy, restructuring and creditors’ rights, Ben regularly represents debtors, creditors, committees, trustees and buyers in bankruptcy actions throughout the country. In addition, he represents clients in a variety of debtor-creditor disputes outside of bankruptcy in federal and state courts, as well as arbitration proceedings. Ben, who is Managing Partner of the Kansas City office, created and organized the creditors’ rights and bankruptcy practice at the firm.
In the area of litigation, Ben has tried numerous commercial litigation jury trials in federal and state courts. He has also handled multiple-district complex litigation class actions and other large commercial litigation matters involving interrelated cases in several jurisdictions.