Kim N.A. Boras is a partner in the Los Angeles office of Latham & Watkins and the Chair of the Los Angeles Real Estate Practice. Ms. Boras has broad experience in real estate transactional law, with a particular concentration on real estate finance.
Ms. Boras has substantial expertise in single asset and multiple property portfolio real estate financings from the borrower's and lender's perspectives, including:
- Mezzanine financing
- Participations and syndications secured by a range of property types
- Securitized financings
Ms. Boras also represents lenders in connection with troubled loans involving amendments, restructuring, negotiating workouts and exercise of remedies.
Ms. Boras represents purchasers and sellers in acquisitions and dispositions of various types of commercial real estate, including hotels, office buildings, industrial buildings, hospitals, and assemblages. She has also been involved in the structuring of entities and the transfer of partnership and limited liability company interests in connection with real estate transactions.
Ms. Boras has significant experience in the negotiation of commercial leases and subleases on behalf of both landlords and tenants for office, retail and industrial space. She also advises on the real estate aspects of mergers and acquisitions, corporate banking and secured bond transactions.