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Kleinberg Kaplan Announces Partner Promotions

Firm News | January 15, 2020

Premier boutique law firm Kleinberg Kaplan announces the promotion of two lawyers. Joshua K. Bromberg, a litigator, and Arinze Ike, a corporate lawyer, have been named partners effective January 1, 2020.

For almost 50 years, New York-based Kleinberg Kaplan has been a leader in advising hedge and private equity funds, sophisticated business ventures, prominent real estate operators, and family offices.

“Joshua and Arinze are two very talented lawyers and we are happy to elevate them to partner,” said Andy Chonoles, managing partner of Kleinberg Kaplan. “Whether handling complex litigation or corporate matters for our clients, Joshua and Arinze represent the best of Kleinberg Kaplan by providing top-quality service and understanding our clients’ needs to deliver the best possible outcome.”

Joshua Bromberg

Joshua Bromberg represents clients involved in litigation in state and federal courts, as well as before arbitration tribunals and regulatory agencies. His practice spans multiple industries and areas of the law, including securities, contract, employment, real property, trusts and estates, and intellectual property. He has handled cases involving disputes over licensing contracts, as well as represented top-tier financial institutions in disputes involving collateralized debt obligations, mortgage-backed securities, credit default swaps, and other derivatives. Joshua also has extensive experience litigating various family disputes, including complex probate cases and partition actions in New York State courts.

Joshua received his J.D. from Yeshiva University, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, with honors, and his B.A. from New York University, with honors.

Arinze Ike

Arinze Ike has a broad-based transactional practice representing private funds, family offices, financial institutions and operating companies in various complex corporate matters. Arinze maintains a focus on capital markets transactions, including advising on equity issuances for issuers and investors and debt facilities for lenders and borrowers. He also regularly advises clients on mergers and acquisitions, venture capital transactions, general corporate governance, liability management, and SEC reporting matters.

Arinze was named a “Rising Star” by New York Super Lawyers in 2017. He received his J.D. from Columbia Law School, and his B.S. from Duke University.

About Kleinberg Kaplan

Kleinberg Kaplan is a premier, award-winning boutique law firm that provides practical, business-minded legal counsel to investors, entrepreneurs and other industry leaders. With a national and international reputation for representation of private funds, the firm’s clients include an impressive roster of investment funds and emerging companies at all stages of their life cycles, as well as a wide variety of real estate developers, family offices and high-net-worth individuals. Kleinberg Kaplan provides a full-service platform that combines extensive Big Law experience with the personalized attention of a boutique firm, true teamwork and an entrepreneurial culture attuned to investments, building businesses and transforming ideas into successful companies. To learn more please visit