Jay Kozak’s practice focuses on corporate and financial transactions, particularly structured finance.

His practice encompasses a wide range of complex structured finance transactions including collateralized loan obligations, receivables securitizations and financings, and asset-based lending arrangements involving private credit assets and funds.

Jay joined the firm in 2018 and became counsel in 2024. Prior to joining the firm, he worked as an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of an international law firm.  

Notable Experiences

  • Public and private borrowers in structured financing facilities backed by trade receivables.

  • Lenders and borrowers in private credit financings, including asset-backed, NAV and hybrid facilities.

  • A leading enterprise information technology company in 144A securitizations of equipment leases and finance receivables.

  • Underwriters in the structuring and offering of CLOs.

  • KKR in connection with multiple fund structuring and middle market loan financing arrangements.

  • A sovereign wealth fund in the structuring and negotiation of a platform for investing in middle market loans and in the negotiation of the related asset-backed financing.

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