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Conroy Simberg is pleased to announce that Hinda Klein has become an equity partner in the firm

Posted in Announcements on March 13, 2015

Hinda Klein has been the head of Conroy Simberg’s appellate department since she joined the firm in 1991 and has been a partner since 2000.  She supervises all of the appellate attorneys at the firm and has been involved in more than 550 civil appeals and extraordinary writs since joining the firm.  In addition to her appellate work, Hinda handles numerous dispositive motions and she and her staff provide the entire firm with litigation support, including drafting jury instructions, attending charge conferences, as well as preparing and arguing pre-and post-trial motions.  Hinda also provides litigation and appellate support for other lawyers and law firms who do not have an appellate/litigation support department.

Ms. Klein obtained her B.S. Degree from the University of Florida in 1982, and was admitted to practice in 1985, after graduating from Syracuse University School of Law, where she served as the Notes and Comments Editor of the Syracuse Law Review and was an active member of the Moot Court Board.  Since becoming a member of the Florida Bar, she became admitted to practice before the Federal Southern and Middle District Courts, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeal and the U.S. Supreme Court.

Hinda was one of the first attorneys in Florida to become Board-Certified in appellate practice in 1995.  She is a Charter Member of the Florida Bar’s Appellate Practice Section, and was appointed to the Appellate Rules Committee.  Ms. Klein is currently a Master Bencher in the Steven Booher Inns of Court, in which she has been a member for almost 20 years.   She has been named a “Florida Super Lawyer” since in the inception of the annual publication in 2006 and is “AV” rated by Martindale-Hubbell.  Aside from editing the firm’s newsletters, e-alerts, and annual Seminar materials, Hinda has published articles in Trial Magazine and Trial Advocate Quarterly and was on the Editorial Advisory Board assisting in the preparation of “Florida Pretrial Practice”, which was published by James Publishing in 1994.  She has also lectured extensively in numerous firm seminars, and for the Florida Defense Lawyers Association.

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