Kathryn Keves Leonard, P.C.

Partner Debt Finance


Kathryn Leonard is a partner in the Debt Finance Practice Group. Kathryn primarily represents private equity sponsors, their portfolio companies and public and private corporate borrowers in connection with secured and unsecured debt financing transactions. Kathryn advises in the structuring, negotiation and documentation of leveraged acquisition financings, senior and subordinated lending transactions, second lien, mezzanine and asset based financing and both syndicated and direct lender transactions.

Kathryn’s clients include Abry Partners, Altas Partners, The Carlyle Group, Greenbriar Equity Group, L Catterton and TA Associates, among others.



Noted as a “Rising Star Partner in Banking,” IFLR1000, 2023

Named to “Top 22 in 2022: Women in Leveraged Finance,” Kayo Conference Series, 2022


Admissions & Qualifications

  • 2010New York


  • University of Michigan Law SchoolJ.D.2009
  • University of MichiganB.A.2004