The son of a Holocaust survivor, Mr. Urbach
devotes a significant portion of his
legal practice to Holocaust Restitution, Property claims in Poland, Banking Claims, International Law, Arbitration, Mediation and more recently the recovery or stolen artwork and artifacts.
has many years of experience in navigating difficult claims ranging back to WWII and more recently WWI.
is currently working on settling complex Holocaust matters on behalf of clients world-wide.
associates with a network of experienced international research professionals and lawyers to resolve claims and bring justice after many decades.
has assisted hundreds of Holocaust victims obtain restitution and compensation in a large number of cases and has actively participated and assisted in recovering several billion dollars for WWII victims.
He filed several class action lawsuits on behalf of his clients including banking and slave labor claims and has been a member of the Executive steering Committee.
has met and meets with leading diplomats, regarding restitution and compensation issues.
has testified before the Senate Banking Committee
to advocate for the rights of Holocaust survivors, and has addressed the Conference on Holocaust Era Assets, hosted by the U.S. State Department
spoke before the Holocaust Memorial Museum
in Washington in December 1998, which was attended by 44 governments including Poland.
attended the Gold Conference in London in 1997.
represents clients with domestic and international Holocaust claims, banking law, looted assets, art and real estate claims and is available for private and confidential consultations at his
mid town offices in Manhattan, New York.
With Jay B. Solomon and Mel Urbach
, Mr. Klein conducts seminars on commercial real estate issues for property owners and management firms.