Jason A. Klein
Associate
Stamford
203.252.2669
203.325.8608

Education

  • University of Connecticut School of Law, Law School
    J.D. 2013
  • American University, Undergraduate
    2010

Admissions

  • Bar Admissions
  • Connecticut

Jay’s practice focuses primarily in the areas of land use and real estate, representing developers, institutions, corporations, families and individuals in development projects and real estate transactions.  Jay has experience in many Connecticut communities, and enjoys assisting clients obtain approvals for a wide range of projects, from large-scale developments to single-family home improvements.  He leverages his experience in land use and real estate matters, connections to the community and relationships with decision makers to guide clients through the development process.  Prior to joining Carmody Torrance Sandak & Hennessey, Jay was a Legal Fellow with the Connecticut Urban Legal Initiative, providing counsel in real estate transactions, land use and economic development to non-profit and economically disadvantaged clients.  While studying at the University of Connecticut School of Law, he served as the editor-in-chief of the Connecticut Public Interest Law Journal.  Jay also serves as a Justice of the Peace in Stamford, Connecticut.

  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Administrative Law
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Civil Procedure
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Criminal Law
  • Selected for inclusion in Connecticut Super Lawyers 2017

Community Involvement

  • Organizing Committee Member, ARI 10th Annual Walk for Independence
  • Board Member, Darien Domestic Abuse Council
  • Alternate, Stamford Democratic City Committee

Affiliations

  • Organizing Committee Member, ARI 11th Annual Walk for Independence
  • Connecticut Bar Association
  • Fairfield County Bar Association
  • Member, Stamford Rotary Club