Kline & Sanders LLP

233 Needham Street, Ste 460

Newton, MA  02464

T: (617) 964-2200   

F: (617) 964-2242

info@klinesanders.com

Kline & Sanders LLP, is a business oriented law firm providing practical solutions and legal representation for small businesses and individuals.  The firm is a general practice law firm specializing in Conveyancing, Hackney Carriage Financing, Lender Liability Regulations, and Asset Recovery.  Kline & Sanders LLP provides pragmatic and effective solutions by tailoring its representation based on each client’s unique needs and goals.


Commercial and Residential Real Estate:  Over the past twenty (20) years, Kline & Sanders LLP has established itself as an industry leader in commercial and residential conveyancing law.  The attorneys associated with the firm possess a combined 40+ years of experience in real estate transactions.  This wealth of experience includes land development, condominium conversions, land use, zoning and permitting.  The firm has represented Buyers, Sellers, brokers or lenders in thousands of transactions and is a title agent for major title insurance companies throughout the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in connection with issuing, reviewing and processing title commitments and title policies.

 

Taxi Cab – Hackney Carriage – License Regulations:  One of only a few Massachusetts law firms with specific expertise covering Hackney Carriage licensing and financing.  Kline & Sanders LLP has set the industry standard by representing Hackney Carriage license owners, buyers, sellers and lenders in order to obtain license transfer approval from applicable government divisions.  The firm works closely with national and local finance entities to ensure proper lending practices and perfection of collateral relating to the financing of Taxi Cab Medallions.      

 

Financing Compliance and Lender Liability:  Recognizing the necessity and demand for real estate bundling services, Kline & Sanders LLP was an early trend setter establishing a direct affiliated company in compliance with the state and federal real estate settlement procedures act (one stop home buying).  As a result, the firm became specialized in Regulation Z practice and procedure, and now represents various mortgage companies regarding disclosure requirements, forms, and audits.  The firm is often consulted on all matters of regulatory compliance.

 

Creditor Rights, Work-outs and Asset Recovery:  Kline & Sanders LLP also specializes in asset recovery and preservation of assets for various small businesses, credit unions, and lending institutions.  The firm’s attorney and associates are extremely well versed throughout the court system and utilize a business approach to recovering collateral, performing foreclosures, loan work-outs and modifications, at an efficient and minimal cost to the client.

 

Kline & Sanders LLP, together with its affiliates, provides pragmatic and effective solutions by tailoring its representation to the unique and specific needs of each client.

 

Peter Kline, the named partner, is a graduate of Suffolk University law School and has been a member of the Massachusetts Bar since 1991. Mr. Kline is also admitted to practice law in the United States District Court and the United States First Circuit Court of Appeals. Mr. Kline specializes in conveyancing and lender regulatory compliance and has lectured on compliance regulations, and regularly participates in Home Buying Seminars. In addition, Mr. Kline’s practice specializes in the area residential of and commercial real estate conveyancing, loan work-outs, lender liability, truth in lending laws, representation of financial institutions as creditors in a variety of bankruptcy litigation, Taxi Cab Medallion financing and Hackney License regulations, and asset recovery. He has performed thousands of residential and commercial loan transactions for various lenders, developers, and investors throughout Massachusetts.  In 1994, Lawyer’s Weekly Newspaper featured Mr. Kline on the front page for prevailing in a business litigation stock option suit and obtaining recovery for his client.

 

Rachel Sanders, the named partner, has worked with Peter Kline since 1991 and is well acquainted with real estate conveyancing practices. She has been a member of the Massachusetts Bar since 1999 and specializes in residential and commercial real estate transactions, including preparing and reviewing purchase and sale agreements for Buyers, lenders and Sellers. She has also performed in excess of 1000 residential and consumer loan transactions and has regularly participated in Home Buying and Short Sale Seminars.

 

Mary Zendran, our associate, graduated cum laude from New York University Law School and is a member of the New York and Massachusetts Bar. Ms. Zendran specializes in residential and commercial conveyancing transactions and has prepared and closed many loan transactions on behalf of lenders, buyers and sellers.  

  

In addition to the named partners, Robert G. Kline practices as counsel to the firm and brings over fifty years legal experience.  Mr. Kline has been a member of the Massachusetts Bar since 1957, specializing in land development and commercial financing transactions. He has represented numerous banks and private lenders in debt restructuring and has substantial knowledge in all facets of real estate transactions.  Mr. Kline was a member of Mayor Thomas Concannon’s team during his term as Mayor for the City of Newton. Mr. Kline represents commercial real estate developers throughout the Commonwealth of Massachusetts regarding all areas of land use development and has performed hundreds of condominium developments and conversions. Mr. Kline has also been a pioneer setting local trends in Hackney Taxi Cab Medallion financing and lending practices.