Villanova University School of Law (Juris Doctor 1996)
Chestnut Hill College (B.A. 1992)
Ms. Kleinman is admitted to practice in Maryland and to the United States District Court, District of Maryland. After graduating law school, Ms. Kleinman provided litigation support for a pharmaceutical company concentrating on vaccine litigation and product liability.
In 2000, after admission to practice in Maryland, Ms. Kleinman honed her litigation skills, initially as a litigation associate for a prestigious law firm. Ms. Kleinman handled personal injury litigation and product liability cases. She also represented insurance companies for worker’s compensation hearings.
In 2001, Ms. Kleinman became an Assistant City Solicitor for the Baltimore City Law Department. During her tenure, Ms. Kleinman was Associate Legal Counsel for the Baltimore Police Department. She handled all phases of litigation, including administrative trial boards. Ms. Kleinman provided legal advice to the Police Commissioner and sworn personnel on employment, criminal and administrative law issues. Ms. Kleinman also served as an Assistant Solicitor for the Labor, Employment and Personnel Division. She handled litigation for all state and federal employment cases. In addition, Ms. Kleinman represented the City of Baltimore’s agencies and departments for Civil Service hearings. Presently, Ms. Kleinman has a focus on personal injury, product liability, civil litigation, and employment law.