Kristen J. Poe

973-287-3562 NJ | 646-374-3063 NY

Kristen J. Poe is counsel at A.Y. Strauss. Kristen has over a decade of experience representing clients across the country in complex commercial real estate transactions, including sales, acquisitions, financing, leasing and joint ventures.

Prior to joining the firm, Kristen was counsel at Olshan Frome Wolosky LLP in New York, where she served as an integral part of the Commercial Real Estate Department. Among many other projects, during her tenure there she represented developers of high-end mixed-use condominium projects in New York City, and frequently represented borrowers in complex construction, mezzanine and permanent loans.

Over the past several years at A.Y. Strauss, Kristen has represented and continues to represent a wide variety of owners, investors and private equity groups on complex commercial real estate transactions. Clients appreciate Kristen’s attention to detail, scope of knowledge, and proactive style of deal management.


Rutgers University School of Law, Newark, (J.D., cum laude, 1998)
Indiana University of Pennsylvania, (B.S., 1992)

Bar Admissions

New Jersey
New York

Practice Areas