David Kitchen represents borrowers and lenders in a broad range of financing transactions, including leveraged buyouts and recapitalizations, corporate credit facilities, private placements, mezzanine financing, asset-based facilities, structured finance and workouts and restructurings.


Mr. Kitchen's broad range of experience encompasses retail, manufacturing, entertainment and media, real estate, portfolio financings and cross-border transactions. Mr. Kitchen has represented clients such as BNP Paribas, Citibank, Credit Suisse, UBS, Wells Fargo, as well as various private funds, institutional investors and corporate borrowers.

Mr. Kitchen has been recognized as a “leading lawyer” by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. He also has been repeatedly selected for inclusion in IFLR1000 and The Best Lawyers in America.



  • J.D., Loyola Marymount University, 1991 (Loyola Law Review)
  • B.A., Dartmouth College, 1987


  • California


  • American College of Investment Counsel