Ross D. Taylor Elected to ELFA Service Providers Business Council Steering Committee
Keating Muething & Klekamp PLL (KMK Law®) attorney Ross D. Taylor has been elected to serve on the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s (ELFA) Service Providers Business Council Steering Committee.
The Service Providers Business Council Steering Committee is one of five primary constituent bodies at ELFA. The committees are an integral part of ELFA’s operations, providing critical input on the direction of the association and serving as a bridge between the membership and the Board of Directors and staff. The committee members are elected by the Business Council membership for a term of two years on a staggered basis.
The Service Providers Business Council Steering Committee represents organizations and firms providing a variety of related services to the members of the other four Business Councils. Associated company types include: accounting, collections, law, consulting, software, equipment management, university/government, executive recruiters, insurance, nonprofits/associations and publishers. The committee analyzes the needs of companies in its segment and recommends to the Board how to meet those needs.
Taylor is a member of the firm’s Commercial Finance & Reorganization Group. His practice is focused on equipment leasing, commercial lending and structured finance transactions. He represents banks, insurance companies and leasing companies in a variety of financing transactions, including leveraged, single-investor and synthetic leases of aircraft, rolling stock, vessels and other equipment, manufacturing and cogeneration facilities; single bank and syndicated credit facilities, including participations; airport infrastructure financings; project finance; private placements; and residual value support. Taylor also counsels clients with respect to loan and lease restructurings and workouts. Taylor earned his J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law in 1988. He earned his B.S. in Marketing from Northern Illinois University in 1985.
About Keating Muething & Klekamp PLL
The law firm of Keating Muething & Klekamp PLL (KMK Law®), based in Cincinnati, Ohio, is a nationally-recognized law firm delivering sophisticated legal solutions to businesses of all sizes—from Fortune 100 corporations to start-up companies. Chambers USA: America’s Leading Business Lawyers® 2016 recognized KMK as a leading law firm in Ohio in Corporate and Mergers & Acquisitions, General Commercial Litigation, and Bankruptcy & Restructuring. KMK Law earned four National Rankings in Commercial Litigation, Corporate Law, Land Use & Zoning Law, and Venture Capital Law and 37 Metropolitan Rankings in the U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers publication of its 2017 “Best Law Firms” Report. Founded in 1954, KMK has approximately 110 lawyers and a support staff of 150 employees. Additional information is available at www.kmklaw.com.
The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA) is the trade association that represents companies in the $1 trillion equipment finance sector, which includes financial services companies and manufacturers engaged in financing capital goods. ELFA members are the driving force behind the growth in the commercial equipment finance market and contribute to capital formation in the U.S. and abroad. Its 580 members include independent and captive leasing and finance companies, banks, financial services corporations, broker/packagers and investment banks, as well as manufacturers and service providers. For more information, please visit www.elfaonline.org. Follow ELFA on Twitter @ELFAonline.