Scott A. Klion’s law practice is devoted exclusively to the negotiation, preparation, and interpretation of retail and office leases.


Mr. Klion represents both landlords and tenants in a wide variety of commercial lease transactions arising in urban and suburban as well as village and industrial park settings.


Mr. Klion regularly handles for his clients such matters as:


  • Letters of intent
  • Regional mall, outlet center, mixed-use, and street front leases
  • Office, showroom, and warehouse leases
  • Event space rental agreements
  • Contractor and project management agreements
  • Guaranties
  • Brokerage agreements
  • Renewal, amendment, assignment, sublet, and surrender agreements
  • Shop-in-shop and pop-up store agreements
  • SNDAs
  • Estoppel certificates

Drawing upon his experience as General Counsel to Escada (USA) and before that as Associate General Counsel to Tiffany & Co., Mr. Klion provides his clients with not only legal representation, but also practical advice and creative solutions. And his extensive library of clauses and agreements allows him to accurately document and quickly close deals and other transactions.


Mr. Klion speaks on retail leasing topics, most recently at the Fashion Law Institute, and currently serves as Of Counsel – Real Estate to Perfumania, the largest fragrance retailer in the United States, and as Of Counsel, Retail and Office Leasing, to Hand Baldachin & Amburgey LLP and The Law Offices of Andre Castaybert.


Communities Served

New York City and the Hudson Valley – Orange County, Ulster County, Greene County, Westchester County, Putnam County, Rockland County, Dutchess County, Columbia County.