March 6, 2018Share
Three Kelley Kronenberg Firm Members Installed on the Board of the B’nai B’rith Justice Unit
Louis Reinstein, Jeffrey M. Wank and Denise D. Lehr Installed at 38th Annual Installation Brunch
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Kelley Kronenberg, a diverse business law firm, announced that firm Partners Louis Reinstein and Jeffrey M. Wank, and Director of Professional Development and Compliance, Denise D. Lehr, have been installed on the Board of the B’nai B’rith Justice Unit #5207. Reinstein was installed as President, a role that rotates from a judge to a lawyer each year. Wank and Lehr will also serve as Board Members.
The installation ceremony was held at B’nai B’rith’s 38th Annual Installation Brunch on February 11, 2018 at the Renaissance Fort Lauderdale – Planation Hotel. The brunch was attended by more than 200 judges, lawyers and members of the community. During the event, Broward County Commissioner Michael Udine presented Reinstein with a proclamation declaring that date as “Louis Reinstein Appreciation Day.”
“It is an honor and a privilege to represent B’nai B’rith Justice Unit in its 38th year in Broward,” said Reinstein. “It is especially meaningful to have two of my colleagues on the Board with me. I believe this shows Kelley Kronenberg’s commitment to supporting their attorneys’ involvement in community groups. Good work in the community translates into good work for our clients.”
Since 1843, B’nai B’rith has been devoted to providing disaster relief, and educating youth with lessons on community involvement and leadership. The mission of the Justice Unit is to provide support for various matters, including youth work, senior citizen housing, adult education and the State of Israel. One of the missions of B’nai B’rith is also Tikkun olam, a concept in Judaism which means to repair the world. Members of the group follow this mission by being active in, and giving back to, the community through various programs, events and donation drives.
Reinstein focuses his practice on Police Professional Litigation, Correctional Healthcare, Civil Rights Violations and Commercial Litigation. Prior to beginning his legal career, he was a Teacher and Coach at a Jewish Day School in Broward County. Reinstein is an active member of the community and is a frequent presenter at educational events. He is admitted to practice law in Florida, as well as the United States District Court for the Southern, Middle and Northern Districts of Florida and the United States Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit.
Wank focuses his practice on First Party Property Insurance Defense Litigation, including coverage and bad faith litigation. He also handles the defense of a wide array of Third Party Insurance Defense claims. In addition to his involvement with B’nai B’rith, Wank works with several community groups in Broward and currently serves as Vice Chair of Legal Aid Service of Broward County & Coast to Coast Legal Aid of South Florida. He is admitted to practice law in Florida.
Lehr works with firm leadership to help partners and associates develop into the best practitioners, managers, and leaders they can be. Through coaching and training, Lehr strives to ensure that all of Kelley Kronenberg’s attorneys are fully equipped with the skills, resources, and support they need to be as productive and effective as possible. Along with her membership in the B’nai B’rith Justice Unit #5207, she is a member of the Broward County Bar Association and is actively involved in the South Florida legal community. Additionally, she is a member of the National Association for Legal Career Professionals, the Professional Development Consortium, and the National Association of Professional Women.