Andrew N. Kovar


Mr. Kovar practices primarily in the areas of municipal finance, private finance, securities law, real estate, and general business law. He has extensive experience representing government agencies in the issuance of industrial revenue bonds, general obligations bonds, public building commission bonds and various other types of municipal debt transactions. Mr. Kovar also represents companies, financial institutions, placement agents, and underwriters in connection with many types of debt and equity financing, including public offerings, private placements, private loans, and other complex transactions. In addition, Mr. Kovar handles all aspects of many other business issues such as mergers and acquisitions; real estate acquisition, development, and leasing; commercial sales and leasing; and general contract and business matters.

Andrew Kovar is a Wichita native who received his Bachelor’s of Business Administration in Finance, Cum Laude, from Wichita State University in 2002. Mr. Kovar spent two and a half years as an internal auditor for Emprise Bank before receiving his Juris Doctor from the University of Kansas in 2007. While in law school, he served as a student law clerk to the Honorable David J. Waxse, United States Magistrate Judge for the District of Kansas.

Admitted to practice

  • Kansas, 2007
  • United States District Court, District of Kansas, 2006

Education

  • University of Kansas School of Law (J.D., 2007)
  • Wichita State University (B.B.A. Cum Laude, with Honors, 2002)

Professional Memberships, Affiliations and Honors

  • American Bar Association
  • Kansas Bar Association
    • Annual Survey of Law Committee
    • President of Government Law Section
  • Wichita Bar Association
  • National Association of Bond Lawyers
  • Rotary Club of Wichita
  • Laughing Feet, Inc., Board of Directors
  • Wichita Business Journal 40 under 40 (2015)
  • Wichita Business Journal Emerging Leader (2015)