Welcome to the Law Office of Richard A. Klass, “Your Court Street Lawyer.”

Brooklyn attorney Richard A. Klass and his associates provide high-quality, cost-effective legal services. The firm works with individuals, families, entrepreneurs, businesses and non-profits that require representation in New York. His office’s experience spans decades and includes over 12 distinct areas of practice  Whether you are located in New York, in another state, or in a foreign country, the Law Office of Richard A. Klass is well-positioned to protect and defend your interests in New York.

If you, your business, or anyone in your family requires assistance, call today for a consultation. The Law Office of Richard A. Klass, Esq. is conveniently located on Court Street, in downtown Brooklyn, just steps from the court houses and Brooklyn Borough Hall.

Call (718) 643-6063 or (718) COURT-ST to schedule an appointment now.


The areas of practice for our Brooklyn, New York office include:

The firm also has a reputation for taking on those unusual and difficult cases that may not fit into a single “pigeon hole.” If you’re not sure if “Your Court Street Lawyer” handles it, just ask.


Brooklyn Attorney Richard A. Klass, Esq. is “Your Court Street Lawyer”


Richard A. Klass is the quintessential “Court Street Lawyer,” as defined by the New York Times; a “street-smart sharpie with verve, hustle and a striver’s charisma.”

Practicing law much like a critical care doctor functions, Klass is the lawyer clients do not want to need but is essential when they do. Practicing primarily in the areas of commercial litigation, debt collection and enforcement of judgments, legal malpractice, and real estate litigation, his firm also represents clients in bankruptcy, civil appeals, and federal court litigation.

Mr. Klass lectures and writes extensively for lawyers and industry professionals. He also publishes the widely-read quarterly newsletter Law Currents; his blogs Law Currents and The Legal Malpractice Blog, New York; and books, Successfully Defending Your Credit Card Lawsuit: What to Do If You Are Sued for a Credit Card Debt, published in 2013 and Attorney’s Liens and Legal Fee Enforcement: What to do if your client stops paying you, published in 2015.