Kim’s practice focuses on the representation of corporate borrowers in both cash-flow and asset-based financings.

Kim has broad experience with negotiating and documenting on behalf of borrower and lender clients revolving, bridge and term loan facilities, including acquisition financings, recapitalizations and “going private” transactions. She also represents residential mortgage servicers and lenders in financing servicing advance receivables and servicing rights. Additionally, Kim advises borrowers and lenders in debtor-in-possession financings, troubled loans, workouts and restructurings.

Prior to joining the firm, Kim served as a judicial clerk to the Hon. A. Christian Compton of the Supreme Court of Virginia. Kim was named among Profiles in Diversity Journal’s 2018 Women Worth Watching, Virginia Lawyers Weekly’s 2017 “Leaders in the Law,”  Virginia Lawyers Weekly’s 2010 "Influential Women of Virginia" and Virginia Business’ 2010 Legal Elite (Business Law) and was selected as a “Rising Star” in banking by Virginia Super Lawyers in both 2007 and 2008. She was also a member of Leadership Metro Richmond’s Class of 2013.

Relevant Experience

  • Represented public company lawn and garden products and services provider in $2.3 billion secured multi-currency revolving and term credit agreement
  • Represented underground and surface coal mining company in secured $550 million term and $225 million revolving loan facilities
  • Represented public specialty chemical company in $320 million secured term and revolving loan facilities to finance a strategic acquisition
  • Represented private equity fund in $160 million financing secured by 36 golf courses located throughout the United States
  • Represented public company wholesale foodservice distributor in $2.4 billion asset-based revolving and term credit facilities
  • Represented public company leader in acquiring and collecting non-performing loans in $1.5 billion secured revolving and term credit facilities
  • Represented public REITs in credit facilities to be used for acquisitions of full-service hotel properties in the “upper upscale” segment, office buildings and multi-family housing complexes
  • Represents residential mortgage servicers and Wall Street and private equity lenders in revolving and term loans secured by Ginnie Mae, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and private label mortgage service rights and excess spread receivables
  • Represents private equity funds in multi-tranche financings, including acquisition financings and “going private” transactions and dividend recapitalizations
  • Represents borrowers on restructurings, work-outs and forbearance agreements
  • Represented public company apparel retailer in negotiating credit card merchant services agreements for retailer’s entire Southeast Asia operations
  • Represented public company consumer products retailer in negotiating a private label and co-branded credit card program agreement
  • Represents companies in the negotiation of equipment leases
  • Conducts analysis of and advises clients on debt covenants and impact on operations, planning and strategic transactions
  • Advises clients on best practices for negotiating and monitoring compliance with credit agreements

Memberships

  • Chair, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP Pro Bono Committee
  • Member, Virginia Bar Association and Richmond Bar Association
  • Leadership Metro Richmond, Class of 2013
  • President, Board of Directors, YWCA Richmond, 2016-2018
  • Board of Directors, Mid-Atlantic Innocence Project
  • Board of Directors, Boaz & Ruth
  • Board Member, Mending Walls
  • Board Member, Positive Vibe Foundation
  • Board of Directors, Sports Backers

Awards & Recognition

  • YWCA Richmond Outstanding Woman Award (Law & Government), 2022
  • MLK RVA Drum Major Service Award, 2022
  • Named among the Women Worth Watching, Profiles in Diversity Journal, 2018
  • Leaders in the Law, Virginia Lawyers Weekly, Class of 2017
  • Selected among Virginia Lawyers Weekly’s 2010 “Influential Women of Virginia”
  • Named among Virginia Business 2010 Legal Elite (Business Law)
  • Selected in “Rising Stars” (Banking), Virginia Super Lawyers 2007 and 2008

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