People

Our team of attorneys and legal assistants has a broad range of experience across a variety of industries.

 
 
 
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Agatha Kluk

agatha@klukfarber.com
+ 917 513-1851

J.D., New York University School of Law, 2010
B.A., New York University, 2006

Practice Areas: Company Financings, Corporate Transactions, Company Formations, Executive & Equity Compensation

Agatha is a partner at Kluk Farber Law.

Agatha represents entrepreneurs, companies, investors and creatives in a variety of industries including consumer products and goods, technology, hospitality and creative works. She advises on initial company formations, venture financings, employee equity incentives and executive hiring, cross-border commercial arrangements, commercial contracts and compliance matters. Agatha also acts as a part-time general counsel to many of her clients and advises on day to day legal issues that arise during the life cycle of their business.

Prior to co-founding KFL, Agatha practiced in the corporate department at Debevoise & Plimpton and provided guidance on executive compensation and management issues in a variety of transactions. She advised clients on both private and public buy and sell-side M&A, IPOs, and ongoing general compliance matters.

In addition to practicing law, Agatha speaks and writes about issues relating to women, entrepreneurship and the law.

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Sonia Farber

sonia@klukfarber.com
+ 917 890-0384

J.D., Berkeley Law, 2010
B.A., cum laude with Phi Beta Kappa honors, Claremont McKenna College, 2005

Clerkship: Honorable Judge Lorna G. Schofield (SDNY)

Practice Areas: Dispute Resolution, Executive Employment, Privacy & Cybersecurity, Compliance

Sonia is a partner at Kluk Farber Law.

Sonia leads Kluk Farber’s litigation practice. She represents companies and individuals in commercial litigation and arbitration, employment matters, and intellectual property disputes. Sonia has particular expertise in matters relating to technology, venture capital and other financial services, consumer products, food and beverage, fashion, and insurance.

Sonia’s practice includes working closely with executives and founders on sophisticated employment matters, including negotiation of compensation packages, buyouts and separations, and discrimination and human rights violations in the workplace.

In addition, Sonia acts as general counsel advising companies on regulatory compliance matters, risk management, and privacy and cybersecurity issues.

Prior to co-founding Kluk Farber Law, Sonia practiced in the Litigation Department at Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, where she was a member of the international dispute resolution, civil litigation, business integrity, and cybersecurity groups. Sonia clerked for the Honorable Lorna G. Schofield in the Southern District of New York.

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Eitan Hoenig

eitan@klukfarber.com
+ 617 596-9506

J.D., University of Chicago Law School, 2010
M.A., Brandeis International Business School, 2002

Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, 2011 - 2018

Eitan has advised entrepreneurs, investors and companies (public and private) in a wide range of industries in mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, divestiture and spin-off transactions, venture financings, capital markets transactions, proxy contests and complex commercial agreements. In addition, he has advised boards of directors and C-level executives on securities and investment company matters, corporate governance, executive succession, takeover defense and general corporate law.

Eitan is also the Director of Strategy at idion, a life sciences start-up that has developed a patented, ultra-thin, biocompatible, skin-applied identification technology for use by health care institutions and other businesses.

Eitan was a corporate lawyer at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz from 2011 to 2018 and clerked for a judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit from 2010-2011. Before that, he was the second employee and eventually Director of Research at a software company that developed financial consulting tools for the technology industry.

Although Eitan moved in 2018 to Durham, North Carolina so his wife could pursue her dream of becoming an expert in nanotech and organic metamaterials, you will still find him in New York City pretty often during the week reacquainting himself with the pluses and minuses of city life.


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Kate Freedman

kate@klukfarber.com
+ 917 890-0114

J.D., New York University School of Law, 2012
B.A., Brown University, 2004

Practice Areas: Corporate Formations, Financings, Real Estate

Kate is an associate at Kluk Farber Law.

Prior to joining KFL, Kate practiced in the commercial real estate group at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP. At Sullivan & Cromwell, Kate advised on a wide variety of real estate matters, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, and mortgage and mezzanine financings. From 2012-2014, Kate worked as a corporate associate in the Hong Kong and Melbourne offices of Sullivan & Cromwell, representing clients on public and private M&A, equity and debt financings and leveraged loan transactions.

Kate lives in Brooklyn Heights. On the weekends, Kate tries to fit in a Flywheel class in between long walks and endless singalongs with her new baby.

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Drew Macklin

drew@klukfarber.com
+ 917 841-1329

J.D., Yale Law School, 2013
B.A., University of Virginia, 2009

Practice Areas: Food & Beverage, Hospitality, Corporate Transactions, Company Formations, Corporate Financings

Drew is an associate at Kluk Farber Law.

Drew represents companies, investors and creatives in a variety of industries, with a special focus on KFL’s restaurant & hospitality clients.

Prior to joining KFL, Drew practiced in the private investment funds group at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP. At Cleary, Drew advised on a wide variety of corporate matters, including private equity and venture capital fundraises and formations, multi-party fund transactions and restructurings, secondary sales, and structuring for investments and co-investments.

Drew and his wife Blair live in Brooklyn with their two dogs, Lola and Teddy. On the weekends, you will find Drew cooking, listening to records or on an endless search for the perfect bar.

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Jeannette Figg

jeannette@klukfarber.com
+ 347 501-2504

J.D., Yale Law School, 2014
M.A., University of California, Santa Barbara, 2010
B.S., B.A. University of California, Santa Barbara, 2009

Practice Areas: Corporate Transactions, Corporate Financings, Company Formations, Private Funds

Jeannette is an associate at Kluk Farber Law.

Jan represents companies and individuals navigating complex disputes in and out of court, at trial and on appeal.

Prior to joining KFL, Jeannette practiced in the private investment funds group at Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP. At Cleary, Jeannette advised on a variety of corporate transactional matters, including private equity, venture capital and real estate fund formations, limited partner representations, single-asset co-investments, secondary sales, and special purpose vehicles.

Jeannette and her partner Jason live in Brooklyn with their dog, Jabbar. On the weekends, you can find Jeannette exploring new corners of NYC with her camera and hunting for the perfect slice of pizza.

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Michelle Nguyen

michelle@klukfarber.com
+ 318 891-1238

J.D. Candidate at New York University School of Law
B.A., Duke University

Michelle is a law clerk at Kluk Farber Law. Michelle studied Public Policy with a focus on educational, child, and family policy at Duke University. She worked as an educational research intern at a nonprofit organization in Washington, D.C. that aimed at boosting literacy levels and parental engagement in D.C.'s most disadvantaged public schools. She also worked at American Institutes for Research to help several states develop their Common Core standardized tests. After graduation, she co-founded an educational nonprofit based in the Bay Area aimed at helping first generation college students navigate the college application process and adjust socially and academically to the first year of college.

At NYU Law, Michelle focuses on corporate and counseling advice to emerging growth companies and venture capital. She also focuses on intellectual property issues such as trademark and copyright protection.

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Meghan Davis

meghan@klukfarber.com
+ 856 566-0013

Meghan is a legal assistant at Kluk Farber Law. Meghan has been with KFL since its inception.

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Eve Bianco

eve@klukfarber.com
+ 646 983-6019

Eve is the office manager at Kluk Farber Law.

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