Kaufman and Canoles

Kevin A. White


Offices: Richmond, Norfolk

T (804) 771.5770
F (888) 360.9092


Kevin's corporate & public finance practice is centered on representing companies, banks, governmental entities and 501(c)(3) organizations in a wide variety of financing transactions, including financings for commercial and infrastructure projects, swaps and derivatives transactions, and tax-exempt bond transactions.

Practice Areas


Representative Matters

  • Regularly represents continuing care retirement communities in public offerings and private placements of tax-exempt bonds
  • Serves as bond counsel for several regional hospital systems
  • Serves as bond counsel to state and local government issuers in connection with general obligation, lease revenue, and utility system bond transactions
  • Serves as bank counsel in direct loans to local governments and 501(c)(3) organizations
  • Advises clients on interest rate swaps and other derivative transactions
  • Advises clients on Municipal Advisor Rules and other regulations applicable to municipal bond market participation

Recognition and honors

  • Virginia’s Legal Elite; Virginia Business Magazine, 2011-2015
  • Volunteer of the Year; Greater Richmond Bar Association, 2010
  • Adjunct Professor of Business Law; Randolph-Macon College, 2010
  • Lead Articles Editor; Washington and Lee Law Review, 2003
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Omicron Delta Kappa


  • Virginia State Bar
  • Richmond Bar Association
  • National Association of Bond Lawyers
  • Virginia/DC Healthcare Financial Management Association
  • Gateway Homes, Inc.; Board of Directors



  • Randolph-Macon College; B.A., magna cum laude, 1999
  • Virginia Commonwealth University; Certificate of Public Management, 2001
  • Washington & Lee University School of Law; J.D., cum laude, 2004

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