Jesse Klinger is an associate in the Litigation Group, focusing on complex civil litigation involving employment, intellectual property, and First Amendment issues.
Mr. Klinger has been a member of successful trial teams in federal and state courts. He has substantial experience handling appeals, government investigations, and alternative dispute resolution. His work has touched on issues involving constitutional, employment, tort, securities, and consumer-fraud law, and federal-court procedure.
Mr. Klinger maintains an active pro bono practice with a focus on prisoners’ and First Amendment rights.
Prior to joining Frankfurt Kurnit, Mr. Klinger was an associate at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP, where he was also a summer associate. Mr. Klinger is admitted to practice in the State of New York, the Southern, Eastern, and Northern Districts of New York, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.
New York University School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2017)
-Florence Allen Scholar
-Albert Podell Moot Court Advocacy Award
-Moot Court Board, Executive Editor for Oral Advocacy
Cornell University (M.S., Industrial and Labor Relations, 2016; B.S., Industrial and Labor Relations, 2012)