Wesley F. Smith

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  • Partner at Stevens & Brand, L.L.P. (17 Attorneys)
  • 900 Massachusetts Street, Suite 500, P.O. Box 189, Lawrence, KS 66044-0189
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Attorney Awards


Listed, The Best Lawyers in America, Kansas & Missouri Super Lawyers. Staff Member and Student Articles Editor, Kansas Journal of Law and Public Policy. Teaching Assistant, Legal Research and Writing. Adjunct Professor of Law, University of Kansas School of Law, Secured Transactions (2002). Author: "The Bankruptcy Abuse Prevention Consumer Protection Act of 2005," Seventeen Months of Reflection; "Bankruptcy and Construction Chapter," Construction Law Handbook, Kansas Bar Association (2006); "Cram Down Banks Cram Back," Kansas Banker (2009); "Courts Give Banks Protection," Kansas Banker (2010); "Life is a Highway.. Even in Bankruptcy," Kansas Banker (2011). Co-Author: "Chapter 12: Farm Bankruptcy," Kansas Bankruptcy Handbook, Kansas Bar Association (2009).

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Bankruptcy Law
  • Litigation-Business and Commercial
  • Debtor and Creditors' Rights
  • Business Reorganization
  • Banking Law
  • Agriculture

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
888-662-8158  Phone
785-843-0811  Phone
785-843-0341  Fax
University Attended:
Oklahoma State University, B.S., Agricultural Economics, 1991
Law School Attended:
University of Kansas School of Law, J.D., 1997
Year of First Admission:
2002, U.S. District Court, District of Missouri; United States Bankruptcy Court for the Districts of Kansas, Western Missouri, Nebraska and Colorado; 1998, Kansas; 1998, U.S. District Court, District of Kansas; 2007, U.S. District Court, District of Nebraska; 2010, U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
Douglas County Bar Association; Topeka Bar Association (1998—; Nominating Committee, 2005; Vice President, Young Lawyer Division, 2000-2001; Membership Chairman, Young Lawyer Division, 1998-1999); Topeka Area Bankruptcy Council (1998—; President, 2002-2003); American Inns of Court, Topeka Inn; Barrister (1999-2008; Program Director, 2002-2003); Lawrence Inn (2008—); U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of Kansas (Bench Bar Committee, 2004-2007); Kansas Bar Association (President, Bankruptcy and Insolvency Section, 2007-2008); Continuing Legal Education (Committee Chairperson, 2008-2011).
Special Agencies:
American Bankruptcy Institute; American Inns of Court; Topeka Area Bankruptcy Council; Topeka Lawyers Club.
Birth Information:
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, 1967
Reported Cases:
In re: Miller, 270 B.R. 303 (D. Kan. 2001). In re: Tuttle, 291 F. 3d 1238 (10th Cir. 2002). In re: Mall, 2004 WL 2187166 (Bankr. D. Kan. 2004). In re: Sherlock, 2008 WL 4277719 (Bankr. D. Kan. 2008). In re: Boerger, 2009 WL 2240391 (Bankr. D. Kan. 2009). In re: Black Angus Holdings, LLC, 434 B.R. 612 (Bankr. D. Kan. 2010). In re: Bouton, 434 B.R. 624 (Bankr. D. Kan. 2010).
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