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Leonard Klein

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Leonard Klein

Leonard Klein was born in New York City and raised in Poughkeepsie. He received his B.A. from the University of Buffalo in 1963 and his J.D. from Albany Law School of Union University in 1966. He was a member of the “Albany Law Review” from 1964 to 1966. Mr. Klein’s practice is concentrated in the area of Matrimonial Law.

Mr. Klein is an active Fellow in the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. He is currently serving as Parliamentarian of the Board of Managers of the New York Chapter of the Academy. He has previously been a member of the Board of Managers as well as Treasurer and Vice President of the New York Chapter. In 1993 he successfully completed a course in Matrimonial Arbitration presented by the Academy. He has lectured on various aspects of Matrimonial Law for the New York State Bar Association, the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, the Dutchess County Bar Association and other organizations. He has been recognized by Super Lawyers, a national publication, as one of the top Family Law attorneys in upstate NY for six consecutive years, from 2007 to 2012. He is also a member of the Advisory Committee of the Bardavon 1869 Opera House.