Kevin Kinder

Associate, Los Angeles

Biography

Overview

Kevin Kinder is an associate in White & Case's Energy, Infrastructure, Project Finance and Asset Finance Group in Los Angeles. His practice focuses on aircraft finance and a variety of international asset finance matters.

Prior to joining White & Case, Kevin interned with the JetBlue Airways legal department in New York, NY and JetSuite, Inc. in Irvine, CA. Kevin graduated from the University of Southern California Gould School of Law, where he served as a Legal Writing & Advocacy Writing Fellow and Senior Submissions Editor for the Southern California Law Review.

Bars and Courts
California State Bar
Education
JD
University of Southern California – Gould School of Law
BA
Emory University
Languages
English

Experience

Representation of DVB Bank SE in connection with a term loan secured against four A320-233 aircraft, in conjunction with the repayment of the original financing of such aircraft.

Representation of Waypoint Leasing (Ireland) Limited in connection with a revolving debt facility with an initial commitment of US$225 million, with an accordion commitment feature allowing for commitments up to an aggregate US$550 million.

Representation of BBAM Aircraft Management LP in connection with the purchase, leaseback and financing of an Airbus A350-900 aircraft from Finnair Oyj.

Publications

Kevin Kinder, Note, Friendly Skies or Turbulent Skies: An Evaluation of the U.S. Airline Industry and Antitrust Concerns, 91 S. Cal. L. Rev. 943 (2018).