Kevin G. Glade is a member of the firm’s Executive Committee and serves as the firm’s Finance Director. Kevin was the former Chair of the firm’s Banking and Finance Section. His practice focuses on commercial finance, commercial mortgage lending, commercial law, syndications and intercreditor agreements, private debt financing, borrower representation, loan workouts, foreclosures, and equipment financing. He has extensive experience in real estate matters, commercial litigation development and strategy, and general commercial contract review and drafting. Kevin provides representation to financial institutions regarding payment systems and regulatory issues and operations. He also provides representation to state and national bank trade associations, including litigation (related to competition between financial institutions) and legislative work (e.g., Utah’s adoption of periodic changes to the Uniform Commercial Code). He provides seminars for institutional clients, associations, and other lawyers on a broad range of topics. He is the past Chair of the Utah State Bar’s Banking & Finance Section, and a member of the Real Property Section, as well as the ad hoc Revised Article 9 Committee. Kevin received with distinction his undergraduate degree and law degree from the University of Utah.
Kevin received the 2017 Distinguished Service Award from the Banking and Finance Section of the Utah State Bar.
Mr. Glade has been included on the list of The Best Lawyers in America© 2020 in Banking and Finance Law and Financial Services Regulation Law. He was recognized by Best Lawyers as the “Lawyer of the Year” in Financial Services Regulation Law and Banking and Finance Law (2013, 2015, 2018). He maintains an AV Preeminent (5.0) rating with Martindale-Hubbell, which is the highest rating awarded to attorneys for professional competence and ethics. Mr. Glade has also been voted by his peers throughout the state as one of Utah’s “Legal Elite,” as published in Utah Business Magazine (2006-2019).
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University of Utah, J.D., 1983
University of Utah, B.S., Finance, 1980
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Utah State Bar
United States District Court for the District of Utah, 1983
Utah Supreme Court, 1983