Kevin G. Glade is the Chair of the firm's Banking and Finance Section where he specializes in commercial law, commercial finance, commercial mortgage lending, 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. Mr. Glade 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. Mr. Glade received with distinction his undergraduate degree and law degree from the University of Utah.
Mr. Glade has been selected by his peers for inclusion in the list of The Best Lawyers in America in Banking Law and 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 been voted by his peers throughout the state as one of Utah’s “Legal Elite” in the category of Banking / Financial Law (as published in Utah Business Magazine).