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Kim practices in the commercial real estate and banking area. As a former General Counsel to a bank, she has significant experience in a wide array of matters relating to financial institutions. In addition, she has worked with a variety of financial institutions to work out portfolios of troubled loans. She has worked with financial institutions that were under a Memorandum of Understanding to address issues identified by the regulators. In each case, this required working out troubled assets, creating compliance and reporting systems, and preparing loan documents to address regulatory issues. Kim also represents parties with regard to New Markets Tax Credits.

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Legal Work Highlights

A $315,000,000 secured syndicated facility to a Borrower in the medical device industry

A $300,000,000 unsecured syndicated loan to a Borrower in the automotive industry

A $150,000,000 secured syndicated loan to a Borrower in the check cashing industry

Represented numerous QALICBs and CDEs with regard to New Market Tax Credit QLICI loan documentation

Regularly advises banking clients concerning regulatory matters


Law School

Drake University Law School, J.D., 1984
Order of The Coif

Undergraduate School

Morningside College, B.A., 1981, summa cum laude

Bar Memberships

Kim is licensed to practice in the following state(s):

Iowa, 1984

Ohio, 1987


Local & National Recognition

The Best Lawyers in America® 2007-2022

Chambers USA® America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, 2011-2013

AV® Rated, Martindale-Hubbell®

Professional Affiliations

Professional Affiliations & Memberships

American Bar Association, Business Law

Cincinnati Bar Association, Business Law Section

Ohio Bar Association, Banking and Business Law

Civic Activities

Civic & Charitable Organizations

Mercy Foundation Board, Trustee, 2001-2008

Mercy Social Service Board, Chairperson, 2000-2009

Cincinnati Development Fund, Chairperson

Mercy Health Partners Regional Board, Trustee, 2008-2017

Forest Hills Foundation for Education, Trustee

Firm Committees

Kim serves or has served in the following leadership role(s) at Frost Brown Todd:

Diversity and Inclusion Committee, Member

Women’s Initiative Committee, Chair

UNITE Committee, Chair

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