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Tel: 845-778-2121
Fax: 845-778-5173
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AREAS OF PRACTICE

Litigation
Landlord Tenant

Kara M. Nelson is an associate attorney practicing litigation, and landlord/tenant.

Kara earned her Bachelor of Arts, from the University of Albany with a major in American History and a minor in Sociology in 2014.

Kara earned her Juris Doctorate in 2017 from Albany Law School. She participated in the Karen C. McGovern, Senior Prize Trials Moot Court Competition (2016-2017); Young Advocates Probono Project (2016-2017); Gabrielli Appellate Advocacy Moot Court Competition (2015); and the Donna Jo Morse Client Counseling Moot Court Competition (2015).

Kara is a member the New York State Bar and the New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers.

Outside of work, Kara enjoys the outdoors and traveling.

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • New York State Bar, 2019

EDUCATION

  • Albany Law School, Albany, New York
    • J.D. – 2017
    • Awarded with the Arthur J. Harvey ’30 Summer 2016 Stipend for Civil Liberties Law Award
  • University at Albany, Albany, New York
    • B.A. – 2014
    • Major: American History
    • Minor:  Sociology

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

  • New York State Bar Association
  • New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers

AWARDS AND  RECOGNITIONS

  • Arthur J. Harvey ’30 Summer 2016 Stipend for Civil Liberties Law Award