Steven J. Solomon Attorney At Law

Steven J. Solomon - Attorney at Law

Miami Managing Shareholder

T 305-416-6880
F 305-416-6887
D 305-913-0367
Miami 333 S.E. 2nd Avenue Suite 3200 Miami, Florida 33131

Steven is the managing shareholder of GrayRobinson's Miami Office and a member of the firm's bankruptcy and creditors' rights practice group. He has more than 25 years of experience in business bankruptcy Chapter 11, out-of-court workouts, restructuring law and representing fiduciaries. Steven has represented various constituents in bankruptcy cases, receiverships, assignments for the benefit of creditors and out-of-court workout matters. Among others, he has represented debtors, lenders, trustees, receivers and purchasers of assets out of bankruptcy or other insolvency proceedings on a national basis. Prior to practicing law, Steven practiced accounting in the tax department of Arthur Andersen LLP. After earning his law degree, Steven joined Arthur Andersen LLP as a Senior Director of Corporate Recovery Services providing financial and restructuring advisory services to troubled companies, debtors-in-possession and Official Committees of Unsecured Creditors. Steven brings his added experience in accounting and financial restructuring consulting to his clients.  

  • Areas of Emphasis
    • Bankruptcy Law
    • Creditors' Rights
    • Workout and Loan Restructuring
    • Assignments for the Benefit of Creditors
  • Education
    • University of Florida, B.S. (accounting, 1988)
    • University of Florida, J.D. (1991)
      • The Florida Moot Court Team, Member
  • Admissions
    • Florida
    • United States District Court for the Southern, Middle and Northern Districts of Florida
    • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin
  • Professional Associations & Memberships
    • The Florida Bar
    • Bankruptcy Bar Association for the Southern District of Florida, Member
    • Florida Blue Key, Member
    • American Bankruptcy Institute
      • Asset Sales Committee, Member
  • Awards & Recognitions
    • AV Preeminent® rated by Martindale-Hubbell
    • Chambers USA, Bankruptcy/Restructuring, 2012-2021
    • Best Lawyers in America, 2010-2022
      • Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law
      • Litigation - Bankruptcy
    • Florida Super Lawyers, 2006-2021
    • Florida Trend, Legal Elite, 2008-2009, 2011, 2013
  • Civic
    • Miami Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired
      • Board of Directors, Honorary
    • The New Miami Lighthouse Learning Center, Inc.
      • Founding Member
      • Board of Directors, 2020 - present
    • Leadership Florida
      • Cornerstone Class XXXIX
    • Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce
      • Board of Directors, Executive Committee, 2020 - present
  • Articles & Publications
    • Co-Author, "Avoiding Litigation: Is Your Website Accessible to Visually, Hearing Impaired?" Daily Business Review, October 2016
    • "Acquisition Through Credit Bidding A Bankruptcy Advantage for the Secured Lender," Commercial Finance Association, November 2008
    • Co-Author, "The Chapter 11 Tenant: Is the Landlord Now Calling the Shots?" The Daily Business Review, March 2007
    • "Confidentiality, Privilege and a Committee's Duty to Disclose 'Information'," Andrews Litigation Reporter, December 2006
    • Co-Author, "If the Bubble Bursts, Will the SARE Reappear?," LRP Publications, April 2006
    • Co-Author, "K-Mart Ruling May Threaten 'Critical Vendors' Elevated Status," AIRA News, October 2003
    • Co-Author, "Key Employee Retention Bonuses: An Uncertain Future?" AIRA News, August 2003
    • "Case Analysis: Ponzi Scheme Did Not Preclude 'Ordinary Course' Defense," CLLA, November 2000
    • "Case Analysis: Plan May Not Release Claims Against Non-Debtor Officers and Directors," CLLA, May 2000
    • "Case Analysis: Trustee May Avoid, as Fraudulent, Irrevocable, Pre-petition Election to Carry-Forward New Operating Losses Pursuant to Bankruptcy Code §548 and Recover Tax Refund for Estate," CLLA, June 1999
  • Presentations & Seminars
    • "Retale: Lessons Learned from Recent Retail Cases," Alexander L. Paskay Memorial Bankruptcy Seminar, March 26, 2021
    • “Supplier Bankruptcy: The Ultimate Disruption?” Institute of Supply Management, December 9, 2020
    • "You're in Default: Now What?" GrayRobinson and GlassRatner Joint Webinar, May 21, 2020
    • "Distressed M&A Panel," Turnaround Management Association Florida Chapter, The Bankers Club, Miami, Florida, September 2011
    • "Re-Thinking Development and Investment Opportunities," ULI Panel - 8th Annual Treasure Coast Program: Different Times, New Approaches, November 2009
    • "Buying Condos in Bulk: You May Be Getting More Than You Bargained For," AIRA's 25th Annual Bankruptcy and Restructuring Conference, June 2009
    • "Bankruptcy v. Limited Insurance Proceeds," MC Consultants Construction Defect and Construction Law Conference, May 2009
  • Media Mentions