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In more than 30 years as a trial lawyer and advocate, Robert Krakow has vigorously promoted the interests of individuals faced with the challenges of a complex legal system. A former prosecutor and Narcotics Bureau Chief in the Manhattan District Attorney's Office, Mr. Krakow specializes in the trial of civil and criminal cases. Mr. Krakow has tried many complex civil and criminal matters in Federal and State Courts. In addition to his extensive experience in litigating serious civil and criminal matters, Mr. Krakow specializes in representing individuals with vaccine injuries, as well as advocating for family members who confront legal issues involving children with disabilities.
As a volunteer, Mr. Krakow works with many organizations that advocate for individuals with disabilities. He served for many years as Chairman of the Board of one of New York's largest voluntary agencies that provides residential, day programs and educational programs for adults and children. He has founded not-for-profit organizations that advocate for the rights of individuals with special needs and continues to serve as a Member of the Board of Directors.
Mr. Krakow is admitted to practice before the Bars of the State of New York (1980), the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York (1989), the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit (2010), the Supreme Court of the United States (2010), the United States Court of Federal Claims (2003) and the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (2010).