Kimberly A. Klein
Practice Areas: Banking/Commercial Lending Attorneys
Kimberly A. Klein is an associate in the Banking/Commercial Lending Practice Group at Certilman Balin Adler & Hyman, LLP. Her practice concentrates on the representation of lenders in financing commercial real estate properties, varying from middle market to small business loans, including government guaranteed loans offered through the U.S. Small Business Administration 504 and 7(a) loan programs.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Klein worked for a Manhattan-based civil litigation firm in the environmental litigation department and then for the Office of the New York State Attorney General in the Environmental Protection Bureau. Based on this prior experience, she brings knowledge of environmental regulations to her department and assists in advising lenders when they are faced with environmental concerns.
Ms. Klein earned her Juris Doctor and a Certificate in Environmental Law, cum laude, from Pace University School of Law and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Maryland, College Park. While in law school, she worked as a legal intern for the United States Environmental Protection Agency, Region II and the Pace Environmental Litigation Clinic. On the Dean’s List, she served as Articles Editor for the Pace Environmental Law Review and as Vice Chair of the 2012 National Environmental Law Moot Court Competition.
She is admitted to practice in the state of New York, New Jersey, and the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey. She is a member of the New York State Bar Association and a graduate of New York City’s Environmental Law Leadership Institute.
Ms. Klein was named to the 2017 and 2018 New York Metro Rising Stars List.