Mina N. Khalil
Location: Louisville, KY
Mina Khalil is an attorney in the Louisville office, where he is a member of the Creditors' Rights & Bankruptcy Service Group. Mina’s practice focuses on representation of creditors, lender liability issues, foreclosures, consumer protection litigation (TILA, RESPA, FDCPA, FCRA, TCPA), and defending against avoidance and preference actions. Mina contributes to the Creditors’ Sidebar, a legal blog focused on bankruptcy and creditors’ rights issues. He is also a secondary affiliate of the firm’s Business Litigation group.
Mina’s practice additionally focuses on laws governing electronic signatures, recording, and notarization (UETA, E-Sign, URPERA, RULONA), Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) administrative proceedings, and RESPA requirements. He has assisted the Creditors’ Rights group in preparing presentations regarding Kentucky's need for e-recording legislation to implement electronic real estate transactions promote efficiency through e-filings, recordings, signatures, and notarizations. Mina currently serves as a member of the Kentucky Secretary of State Office’s eNotary Task Force, a team of county clerks, attorneys and interest groups drafting a bill to expand the use of e-notarization for recording real estate documents in Kentucky.
Mina also focuses on federal and state industrial hemp laws and regulations, including Kentucky’s industrial hemp pilot program, and has assisted in advising clients involved in lending and financing activities in the hemp industry.
Recent News, Articles & Speaking Engagements
- "Is eRecording Secure? Recognizing the Risks, Deflating the Myths," with Richard A. Vance, Creditors' Sidebar blog post, January 5, 2018
- "Kentucky to Consider E-Recording Reforms," with Richard A. Vance, Creditors' Sidebar blog post, October 23, 2017
More Than Stites & Harbison
Prior to joining Stites & Harbison, Mina was a judicial clerk for two years for U.S. Magistrate Judge Edward Atkins in Pikeville, Kentucky, where he gained extensive experience in federal habeas petitions and social security claims, and helped manage half of Pikeville's entire civil and criminal docket. Outside of work, Mina enjoys spending time with his wife, Jenny, playing tennis, playing electric guitar, and listening to all genres of music.
- Booker Autism Foundation of Learning (BAFOL), Music Ambassador
- Walden School, Board of Trustees and Diversity Committee
- Southeast Christian, volunteer with food and housing community projects