Andrew N. Kovar


Andrew Kovar is proud to assist his clients expand and improve the quality of life within their communities by providing bond counsel services and advice with a client-service focus. Numerous governmental and not-for-profit entities, from cities, counties, and school districts to hospitals and universities, have trusted Mr. Kovar to guide them through bond finance and economic development transactions to advance infrastructure, healthcare, commerce, industry, and education. He has extensive experience in the issuance of all types of municipal bonds and economic incentives available in Kansas. Mr. Kovar is recognized in The Bond Buyer’s Municipal Marketplace (known as the “Red Book”) and was named in The Best Lawyers in America©: Ones to Watch (2021 Edition) in Banking and Finance Law, Municipal Law and Public Finance Law.

Mr. Kovar also utilizes his background in finance and banking to represent 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. He commits to understanding his clients’ business to provide creative and effective legal solutions. Mr. Kovar handles all aspects of many other business issues such as mergers and acquisitions; real estate acquisition, development, and leasing; and general contract and business matters.

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)

Honors, Affiliations and Professional Memberships

  • 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
  • Music Theatre of Wichita, Board of Directors and former Secretary
  • Wichita Business Journal
    • 40 under 40 (2015)
    • Emerging Leader (2015)
  • Recognized as The Best Lawyers in America©: Ones to Watch (2021)
    • Banking and Finance Law
    • Municipal Law
    • Public Finance Law