Stroock Elects Alan Klinger Co-Managing Partner
New York, NY, January 23, 2007…Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP, a national law firm with offices in New York, Los Angeles and Miami, elected Alan M. Klinger a Co-Managing Partner of the firm, effective immediately.
“Alan has been an effective leader in our firm for many years and we are grateful that he has agreed to serve formally in this capacity,” said Stuart H. Coleman, Stroock’s co-managing partner. “I look forward to working closely with Alan, whose judgment I admire.” Mr. Klinger added, “I join my partners in the excitement about the direction of the firm and I look forward to working with my colleagues in New York, Los Angeles and Miami to continue its success.”
Mr. Klinger, (50), serves on Stroock’s Operating Executive Committee. He represents both plaintiffs and defendants in complex civil litigation. He counsels a diverse range of both public sector and private business clients on a variety of matters, including labor and employment law, real estate and land use and healthcare. He is integrally involved in the firm’s representation of public employee unions and healthcare facilities.
He is best known for his work on behalf of public sector labor unions, including the United Federation of Teachers and the Uniformed Sanitationmen’s Association in their collective bargaining negotiations and arbitrations. He also handles school financing and pension litigations for the UFT. He represented New York University School of Law in litigation that permitted it to construct its new Law Center. In the field of land use, he represented the Museum of Arts and Design in its recent victories that allowed the museum to proceed with revitalizing 2 Columbus Circle.
Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP is a law firm providing transactional and litigation guidance to leading multinational corporations, investment banks, and venture capital firms in the U.S. and abroad. Stroock’s emphasis on client service and innovation has made it one of the nation’s leading law firms for over 130 years. Stroock’s practice areas include: capital markets/securities, commercial finance, mergers & acquisitions and joint ventures, private equity/venture capital, private funds, derivatives and commodities, employment law and benefits, energy and project finance, entertainment, financial restructuring, financial services litigation, insurance, intellectual property, investment management, litigation, personal client services, real estate, structured finance and tax. For more information, please visit Stroock’s website at www.stroock.com.