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Jonathan Joseph Klein

Jonathan Joseph Klein, American lawyer.

Background

  • Klein, Jonathan Joseph was born on October 11, 1955 in Yonkers, New York, United States. Son of Sidney Benjamin and Nancy Julie (Isaacs) Klein.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Yeshiva University, 1977. Juris Doctor, Fordham University, 1980.

    Career

    • Associate Paul K. Rooney Professional Corporation, New York City, 1980-1981. Senior enforcement attorney New York Stock Exchange Inc., 1984-1985, special counsel, 1985-1986, senior special counsel, 1986-1987. Associate Gladstone, Schwartz, Baroff & Blum, Bridgeport, Connecticut, 1987-1993.

      Principal Braunstein and Todisco, Professional Corporation, Trumbull, 1993-1995. Private practice Jonathan J. Klein, Esq., Bridgeport, since 1995.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: New York 1981, United States District Court (southern district) Georgia 1981, United States Court Appeals (5th and 11th circuits) 1981, United States Court Appeals Armed Forces 1981, United States Court 2nd District Court of Appea circuit) 1984, United States District Court (southern and eastern districts) New York 1985, Connecticut 1986, United States District Court Connecticut 1986, United States Army Court Criminal Appeals 1986, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1986, United States Tax Court 1993.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Member American Israel Public Affairs Committee, Washington, since 1983. Board directors Congregation Bikur Cholim, Bridgeport, since 1985, treasurer, 1985-1989. Jewish Federation Greater Bridgeport, 1988-1995, Hillel Academy, Fairfield, Connecticut, since 1987, secretary, 1987-1989, vice president, since 1989.

    Republican candidate for state representative, Bridgeport, 1998. Lieutenant colonel United States Army, 1981-1984, Reserve, since 1984. Member American Bar Association, Association of Bar of City of New York (committee on military justice and military affairs 1984-1987), Connecticut Bar Association (veterans and military affairs committee since 1988), Greater Bridgeport Bar Association, Association of the United States Army.

    Connections

    • Married Lisa Rae Brenner, June 13, 1982. Children: Jessica Johanna, Amanda Bethany, Zachary Alexander, Rebecca Rena, Sabrina Tanya.
    • father: Sidney Benjamin Klein
    • mother: Nancy Julie (Isaacs) Klein
    • spouse: Lisa Rae Brenner
    • children: Jessica Johanna Klein
    • Amanda Bethany Klein
    • Zachary Alexander Klein
    • Rebecca Rena Klein
    • Sabrina Tanya Klein
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    Born October 11, 1955
    (age 62)
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