Daniel L. Klein
Daniel L. Klein is a highly experienced trial attorney who defends a wide range of liability claims. Working across several practice groups, Dan has represented a variety of clients, ranging from a single horse trainer in northern New York to a nationwide, multi-million-dollar-fitness chain, and all manner of businesses in between. He draws on more than a decade of experience handling complex cases as an economic crimes prosecutor with the Bronx District Attorney’s Office. He has extensive experience conducting depositions, hearings, arbitrations, meditations, and trials.
While attending Brooklyn School of Law, Daniel performed internships with the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Eastern District of New York and the Kings County District Attorney’s Office Homicide Bureau.
As an Assistant District Attorney in the Bronx District Attorney’s Office, Daniel took nearly 25 trials to verdict. He handled economic crime cases involving forged documents, money laundering, identity theft, credit card fraud, housing and mortgage fraud, and auto theft, among others.
Daniel was involved in negotiating resolutions to complicated matters involving confidential informants, large corporations, the elderly, and special victims; working with private and municipal entities to organize, direct, and execute multi-faceted investigations in areas including embezzlement and contractor fraud; and representing the District Attorney in courtroom litigation, arraignment proceedings, and post-trial sentencing. He was chosen by the District Attorney’s Office from more than 300 attorneys to be cross-designated as a Special Federal Prosecutor with the Southern District of New York in United States v. Rabinda Singh.
- New York
- New Jersey
- Brooklyn Law School, J.D., 2001
- Judge Doris A. Thompson Award for Excellence in Trial Advocacy
- Moot Court Honors Society
- Rutgers University, B.A., 1998
Training and Certifications
- Department of Labor OSHA-10 Construction Training