Chris Terry advises clients in the areas of real estate and real estate finance law, including joint venture transactions, real estate development, sales and acquisitions, financing, leasing and real estate private equity. He has particular experience in medical office and healthcare development, commercial leasing, and the sale and acquisition of hotels, resorts, and commercial office buildings.



Chris has advised a diverse group of clients, including owners, operators, developers, lenders, borrowers, landlords, tenants and investors in sophisticated transactions in and across the continental United States and Hawaii.

Chris was named a “Rising Star” by Real Estate Weekly in 2019.


University of Hawaii William S. Richardson School of Law (J.D., 2005)

University of Hawaii at Manoa (M.A., 2002)

The College of William and Mary (B.A., 1997)

Bar Admissions

2009, New York

2005, Hawaii


Kleinberg Kaplan Attorneys Featured in Law360 Article on Largest First-Half Hotel M&A Deals

July 23, 2019

Kleinberg Kaplan attorneys were recently featured in Law360‘s article on the Largest First-Half Hotel M&A Deals. Kleinberg Kaplan’s contribution includes the $420 million venture with GFI Capital Resources Group (“GFI Capital”) and Elliott Management Corporation (“Elliot”) to acquire the Parker Hotel in New York. Kleinberg Kaplan acted as counsel to both GFI Capital and Elliott.…