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Ilene S. Klein
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Areas of Expertise
  • Public Interest
  • Women's Rights
  • Women in the Legal Profession
  • Professional Responsibility (Lawyers)
  • Pro Bono Legal Services
  • Poverty Law
  • Legal Services for the Poor
  • Legal Ethics
  • Legal Clinics and Clinical Education
  • Lawyering Skills
  • Family Law
  • Elder Law
  • Domestic Violence
  • Civil Rights
  • Civil Litigation
  • Child Custody

Ilene S. Klein

Clinical Law Professor


BA Queens College, City University of New York
JD Cleveland State University, Cleveland Marshall School of Law

Professional Background

Professor Klein supervises students in the Clinical Law Office, teaches seminars in the clinical program, and teaches Law and the Elderly. A faculty member at New England Law since 1988, she previously worked for Legal Services for Cape Cod and Islands, Inc.; the Area Agency on Aging in Fairmont, West Virginia; and North Central West Virginia Legal Aid Society. She was an adjunct professor and lecturer at West Virginia University, teaching courses on legal issues affecting the elderly.

Selected Publications


Massachusetts Elder Law (2010)

Massachusetts Elder Law (2009)