Gayle E. Bush - Bush Kornfeld LLP

Gayle E. Bush

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1989
Phone: 206-521-3859

Gayle Bush specializes in commercial debtor and creditor issues, emphasizing out-of-court workout agreements, Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganizations, and liquidations. He has significant experience with financial problems involving real estate, dot-coms, orchards, retail, distributorships, and financing institutions. He is a Fellow of the American College of Bankruptcy. He is AV-rated and has been included in every edition of The Best Lawyers in America since 1985, and was named Insolvency & Reorganization Lawyer of the Year, 2011; was named one of Seattle Magazine's top lawyers, Bankruptcy Section, 2004-present; was named by Chambers USA as one of America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Bankruptcy Section, 2005-2016; was named by Thomson Reuters Super Lawyers® list, 1999-2016, in their Top 10 Super Lawyers list, 2007-2010 and 2015, in their Top 100 Super Lawyers list, 2011-2016, and in their Top Washington Business & Transactions Lawyers, 2012-2015; is a former President of the Federal Bar Association (WDWA); has served as an elected delegate to the Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference; and was a law clerk to Justice James Dolliver of the Washington State Supreme Court.

Seattle Pacific UniversityBA 1971Seattle UniversityJ.D. 1976
King County Bar AssociationWashington State Bar AssociationFederal Bar Association, Western District of WashingtonAmerican Bankruptcy InstituteStanding Bankruptcy Advisory Committee, Eastern District of WashingtonAmerican College of Bankruptcy

Office Location

601 Union Street, Suite 5000
Seattle, WA 98101
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2014 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Bankruptcy of the Seattle Metro Area2011 Lawyer of the Year in Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law of the Seattle Metro Area
Gayle E. Bush has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2014!Gayle E. Bush has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2011!

Practice Areas

Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law (Chapter 12, Commercial, Litigation, Workouts and Restructurings)
Litigation - Bankruptcy

Other Information

Gender: Male