Katherine Kleyman, Legal Assistant
Katherine Kleyman is a Legal Assistant for Alan Ripka and Associates, LLP handling all aspects of medical malpractice and personal injury litigation from pleadings to trial preparation. She is an aspiring trial attorney who is currently a second-year law student at Fordham University School of Law. While being a full-time student, she is working diligently to gain the hands-on knowledge, trial exposure, and expertise necessary to become a skilled litigator.
As a law student, Ms. Kleyman works with the Courtroom Advocates Project, assisting domestic violence victims seeking protective orders in New York City’s family courts. In the summer of 2018, she was a Judicial Extern for the Office of the Lord Chief Justice in Belfast, Ireland.