As chair of Stinson's' Structured Finance and Securitization practice, Kenda and her team provide legal advice to many commercial loan servicers and commercial banks in connection with their conduit and large loan lending and servicing programs. The group also advises these entities in connection with CMBS transactions, CME securitizations, and other structured finance transactions, master repurchase and participation facilities, agency transactions and structuring client portfolio servicing facilities. Kenda advises servicers and CMBS trusts in connection with workouts, loan modifications and loan liquidations. Kenda also serves as outside general counsel for publicly and privately held companies advising clients regarding governance, contract, disclosure and regulatory matters. She is an active member of the CRE Finance Council and the Mortgage Bankers Association.