MIAMI, Fla. – Kelley Kronenberg, a diverse business law firm, announced that Dennis S. Klein has joined the firm’s Miami office as a Partner. Klein focuses his practice on business litigation, including director and officer liability, real estate and contractual disputes, professional liability, financial institution issues, product liability, pharmaceutical litigation, bankruptcy, insurance coverage, art law and employment matters. He also handles cybersecurity litigation. His broad range of practice areas and significant experience will be an added asset to the firm’s Commercial Litigation practice.
As an added benefit to his business clients, Klein is a State of Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit and Appellate Mediator and has participated in hundreds of mediations. Prior to joining Kelley Kronenberg, he was the owner of an alternative dispute resolution practice that specialized in commercial disputes, which he has now merged with Kelley Kronenberg’s existing mediation practice.
“We are pleased to welcome Dennis to Kelley Kronenberg,” said Michael Fichtel, firm Principal Partner and CEO. “His broad commercial litigation experience, successful mediation practice and proven track record of providing exceptional representation to some of the world’s largest companies and financial institutions strategically enhances our offerings to our clients.”
Klein has three decades of experience both prosecuting and defending all facets of commercial litigation. Klein has represented the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation in litigation arising from major bank failures throughout the country. While working for a Wall Street based international law firm, he led litigation that involved the officers and directors of the two biggest banking failures in Florida, and represented billion dollar companies in product liability matters. Additionally, his background includes substantial appellate experience in state and federal courts throughout the country.
“I am excited to help grow our commercial litigation practice and presence in Florida,” said Klein. “Kelley Kronenberg’s extensive resources, multi-jurisdictional practices, professional administrative and support staff and sophisticated, diverse clientele provides me a solid platform to offer clients quality legal work and exceptional service at an affordable price.”
Klein received his Bachelor of Arts degree, magna cum laude, from Muhlenberg College and a master’s degree from the University of Virginia. He earned a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Virginia School of Law, where he was on the editorial board of the Virginia Law Review. He currently serves as an Adjunct Professor at both Florida International University School of Law and University of Miami School of Law teaching courses on mediation advocacy.
He is admitted to practice law in Florida, the District of Columbia and Virginia as well as numerous federal courts throughout the country.