Kevin's Profile

Kevin is a Shareholder in the Firm's Public Finance and Health Care Practice Groups.

Kevin's practice covers all aspects of public finance work, including publicly offered bond financings, tax-exempt direct lending transactions, disclosure issues, tax-exempt compliance, and mergers and acquisitions involving governmental and 501(c)(3) health care entities. His clients range from national and regional investment banks, large integrated health care delivery systems, community hospitals, cities, counties and other political subdivisions, special purpose non-profit entities, commercial banks, and other entities that operate in the tax-exempt finance sector.

Kevin's practice focuses on health care finance, primarily for nonprofit and governmental health care providers. He also advises health care delivery systems on tax compliance and securities disclosure issues.

Kevin is listed in The Best Lawyers in America© for his work in the areas of Municipal Law and Public Finance. He received his J.D., cum laude, from The University of Alabama School of Law and holds a B.S. from Auburn University.

"Kevin takes the time to figure out a solution that works for all parties. His creativity has saved many a deal."

"He's very dependable and nothing fazes him. He's very good with clients and easy to work with."

Kevin's Experience

  • Underwriter or disclosure counsel to national investment banking firm in numerous bond financings involving large health care delivery systems (Ongoing)
  • Bond counsel to governmental and 501(c)(3) health care delivery systems in Alabama in numerous publicly offered and direct placement debt financings (Ongoing)
  • Bond counsel to large civic center authority in publicly-offered bond financings (Ongoing)
  • Counsel to a public corporation that owns and operates a central energy plant for a specialized Alabama acute care hospital (2009)
  • Bond counsel to Alabama cities and counties in a number of publicly-offered bond financings and direct lending transactions (Ongoing)
  • Lender’s counsel to a national commercial bank in a direct loan to a multi-state hospital system and subsequent replacement of the system’s master trust indenture (2014)
  • Counsel to the acute-care community hospital in the transfer of its assets to a governmental health care system pursuant to a long-term lease arrangement (2013)
  • Counsel to the acute-care community hospital in the sale of its assets to a national for-profit health care system (2010)

Kevin's Accolades

  • The Best Lawyers in America© for Municipal Law and Public Finance (2017-present)
  • Chambers USA: Recognized in the area of Banking & Finance: Public Finance (2021)

Kevin's Affiliations and Civic Involvement

  • National Association of Bond Lawyers
  • Alabama Bar Association
  • Birmingham Bar Association

Admissions

State Bar: Alabama

Education
  • University of Alabama School of Law
    • (2000, J.D., cum laude, Alabama Law Review Articles Editor)

  • Auburn University
    • (1989, B.S., Finance)

Thursday, August 19, 2021

179 Maynard Cooper & Gale Attorneys Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America© 2022

Maynard Cooper & Gale is pleased to announce that 179 of the Firm’s attorneys have been recognized in the 2022 edition of The Best Lawyers in America©, including 17 who are distinguished as “Lawyer of the Year” in their respective areas of expertise and 48 of the Firm’s younger attorneys...

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Tuesday, June 1, 2021

Maynard Cooper & Gale Receives High Marks in 2021 Chambers USA

Maynard Cooper & Gale (Maynard) is pleased to announce that twelve areas of practice and 43 lawyers received high rankings in the recently released 2021 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. Maynard is ranked as a leading firm in the following areas of practice: Alabama Banking &...

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Thursday, March 4, 2021

Maynard’s Public Finance Group Tops Bond Counsel Lists for 2020

On March 4, 2021, The Bond Buyer: The Daily Newspaper of Public Finance released the “Southeast Yearend Review” which shows Maynard in the number 1 position serving as Bond Counsel for 2020. Maynard’s Public Finance group served as lead bond counsel in transactions totaling just shy of $3 billion, which...

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