Thompson Burton Launches Creditors’ Rights and Bankruptcy Practice

Ronn SteenThompson Burton PLLC is excited to launch a new Bankruptcy practice with the introduction of Ronn Steen. With more than 17 years of bankruptcy and creditors’ rights experience, Thompson Burton is proud to have Ronn join the firm as a new partner.

“We are honored and delighted to welcome such a well regarded and experienced attorney to the firm. Ronn has a sophisticated practice and will be a great asset to our existing and new clients.” Said Walt Burton.

Ronn was formerly a partner at Stites & Harbison PLLC. He has a wide range of experience representing creditors in consumer and commercial bankruptcy cases and troubled loan workouts, in addition to handling complex litigation matters involving commercial disputes.

He also represents commercial landlords in landlord tenant disputes, specializing in defaulted lease obligations. Mr. Steen has also represented lenders in mortgage defense litigation. He has served as a legal counsel to Fortune 500 companies, financial institutions and mid size companies.

Ronn has received numerous awards throughout his career, including Best Lawyers in America from 2009-2013 and Super Lawyers from 2008-2013. Mr. Steen has also built an outstanding reputation as a corporate bankruptcy attorney and delivered exceptional service to his clients.

Kevin Thompson commented that “Ronn adds tremendous depth of knowledge to our firm and we’re thrilled about his addition. Ronn fits our culture well and I look forward to seeing the new heights he can achieve with us.”

Mr. Steen completed his undergraduate degree in Political Science from David Lipscomb University and received a law degree from the University of Alabama. He resides in Nashville with his wife and three children.

About Thompson Burton: Thompson Burton redefines the art of law by utilizing creativity, technology, flexibility and innovation to more effectively deliver information and connect with our clients. The firm mission is to develop deep expertise in multiple areas of law while fostering solid client relationships. The legal team is committed to delivering exceptional results while focusing on the core values such as responsibility, efficiency, skill, passion, ethics, courtesy and teamwork. For more information about Thompson Burton visit or call (615) 465-6000.

We’re very excited that the Nashville Post recently ran a headline story regarding Ronn Steen’s addition to our firm.  We expect many more headlines to come.