STUART B. KLEIN
The Wagner Law Group, A Professional Corporation, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida.
Engaging in commercial and residential real estate and estate and probate practice, also representing clients in employment disputes, trust and estate disputes, civil litigation, business transactions.
Klein & Jonas, a Partnership of Professional Associations, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. 2002 - 2012
Attorney/PrincipalEngaged in commercial and residential real estate and estate and probate practice. Firm also represented clients in employment disputes, trust and estate disputes, civil litigation, business transactions.
Klein & Noto, West Palm Beach, Florida. 2000 - 2002
Engaged in commercial practice, including corporate law, employment law, real estate: both commercial and residential, commercial litigation and work outs, estate and probate practice. Concentration with financial institutions, health care providers and telecommunications.
Klein & Klein, P.A., West Palm Beach, Florida. 1982 - 1999
Firm engaged in the general practice of law. My activities were primarily in the areas of corporate-commercial law, telecommunications, health care, employment law, real estate and civil litigation. Clients included a number of public corporations.
Northern Telecom, Inc. (Nortel), Nashville, Tennessee. 1979 - 1982
Provided numerous services for Nortel in South Florida. Engaged in Technology Contract review and negotiation, antitrust compliance, supervision of outside counsel in litigation matters, labor matters, real estate transactions throughout United States, product liability and a broad range of corporate and commercial matters. Real estate activities included commercial leasing, the purchase and development of manufacturing and office facilities and various commercial real estate transactions.
HONORS & AWARDS
American Jurisprudence Awards in Commercial Transactions and Legal Process.
Certificate of Achievement for honors in Appellate Advocacy.
1977 Corpus Juris Secundum Award for making most significant contribution toward overall legal scholarship in the third year class.
Nova Southeastern University School of Law – 1998
Appointed Adjunct Professor
Teaching various business law courses at local colleges and health care lectures in health care law for professional societies.
PROFESSIONAL & CIVIC ACTIVITIES
Board member - Trustbridge. Hospice Foundations of Palm Beach and Broward Counties
Board Member-Mental Health Association of the Palm Beaches (Past President)
Mental Health Association of Florida (Past Board Member)
Palm Beach County Kidney Association (Past Board Member)
Management Board-First American Bank and Trust
Sigma Chi Fraternity
Realtor-Attorney Committee of the Palm Beach County Bar Association
Board Member-Florida Repertory Theatre
Board Member, Vice-President/Counsel - The Palm Beach Zoo
Board Member, American Technion Society, Palm Beach
"Wills and Trusts"; Family Planning Chapter for inclusion in Kaslow, F.W(Ed) (1999)
"Handbook of Couples & Family"
"Forensic Issues, NY"; John Wiley
"Mental Health Care in the Penal System"; Fordham University Urban Law Journal, Vol. 7, Fall, 1978
"Psychotherapeutic Disclosures: A Conflict Between Right and Duty"; The University of Toledo Law Review, Vol. 9, 1977
MEMBERSHIPS & AFFILIATIONS
American Bar Association-Health Law and Communications Law Sections
Florida Bar Association-Health Law and Communications Law Committees; Real Property, Probate, Trust and Estate Section
New York Bar Association
Ohio Bar Association
Palm Beach County Bar Association
Federal District Court, Northern District of Ohio
United States District Court, Southern District of Florida
New York University School of Law, LL.M., June 1979.
Concentration in Corporate Law and Commercial Law with substantial course work in Health Care Law.
University of Toledo, J.D., December 1977 (Class standing: Top 12 percent).
Northeastern University, Masters in Education (Counseling), 1973
Ohio University, Bachelors Degree, 1972