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Alan M. Abramson has 30 years of experience as a criminal defense attorney. He is a member of the New York State Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the New York Criminal Bar Association, the Brooklyn Bar Association and a former member of the Board of Directors of the Kings County Criminal Bar Association. He is rated AV Preeminent, the highest level of peer-rating for professional excellence by Martindale-Hubbell, and is additionally recognized for his high ethical standing.
Prior to joining Abramson & Morak in 1990, as an Assistant District Attorney in the Kings County District Attorney’s Office, Mr. Abramson successfully prosecuted serious felonies. As an Assistant District Attorney in the Rackets Bureau, Mr. Abramson investigated and prosecuted complex criminal cases including matters involving fraud, bribery, extortion, narcotics trafficking, tax fraud and racketeering. It is here that Mr. Abramson gained experience in litigating complex areas of the law such as electronic surveillance, eavesdropping warrants and search and seizure.
As a defense attorney, Mr. Abramson has represented individuals, corporations and organizations on a variety of matters before federal and state courts and regarding issues that were investigated by federal and state authorities including the United States Attorney’s Offices, District Attorney’s Offices, the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Internal Revenue Service, the New York City Department of Investigation and the Joint Commission on Public Ethics among many other regulators. While Mr. Abramson is an experienced trial attorney, he prides himself on his ability to resolve his client’s cases in the pre-indictment or pre-charging stages. His clients include numerous individuals in the entertainment field, schools, religious institutions, non-profit organizations, health-care providers and private financial organizations. Mr. Abramson regularly advises and defends those accused of serious felonies including healthcare, wire and real estate fraud, money laundering, tax violations, obstruction of justice, perjury, false statements, bribery of officials, sex offenses and homicide. He has successfully represented individuals in mediations, as cooperating witnesses in federal and state proceedings and in Title IX Gender-Based Misconduct investigations and hearings.
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- B.A.,Rutgers College, Rutgers University, 1981
- J.D., Quinnipiac University School of Law, 1985