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Kathleen A. Kress

Partner
1000 Jackson Street
Toledo, OH 43604
Direct419.321.1292
Fax419.241.6894
kkress@slk-law.com

Assistant

Julie Sobczak
Direct419.321.1317
jsobczak@slk-law.com

Kathleen A. Kress has extensive experience in secured finance transactions, including sale/lease back financing, term loan and revolving financing, from both lender and borrower perspectives.  She also has represented both buyers and sellers in acquisitions, dispositions and reorganizations of closely held businesses.  She has substantial experience in franchise law, trademark protection and licensing and secured lending.

Representative Matters

  • Acquisition and financing of multiple entities operating a portfolio of 147 skilled nursing facilities for a purchase price of approximately $2.4 billion.
  • Joint venture transaction relating to the ownership and operation of 19 senior housing and care facilities with an investment amount of approximately $221,000,000.

Honors

  • Best Lawyers in America, 2006 - 2017
  • AV® Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Professional and Community Affiliations

  • Toledo Bar Association
  • Ohio State Bar Association

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Education

  • J.D., Columbia University, 1983
  • B.A., magna cum laude, University of Dayton, 1980

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Ohio, 1985
  • New York, 1984

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