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Elkan Abramowitz is a leading white collar criminal defense lawyer experienced in handling civil and criminal matters in state and federal court for individual and corporate clients. He has built his career as a trial lawyer representing prestigious clients who have fallen into high stakes personal and professional crises both in and outside the courtroom.


Former Chief of the Criminal Division, S.D.N.Y. Former Assistant U.S. Attorney, S.D.N.Y. Former Assistant Deputy Mayor, City of New York. Former Law Clerk for the Honorable Inzer B. Wyatt, U.S. District Judge, S.D.N.Y.

Professional Memberships

Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and a former director of the New York Council of Defense Lawyers. Member of the New York State and American Bar Associations, the New York City Bar Association, and the Federal Bar Council.


Co-author of the “White-Collar Crime” column for the New York Law Journal and White Collar Crime: Business and Regulatory Offenses.


New York University School of Law (LL.B., Pomeroy Scholar, Editor, Law Review), Brown University (A.B.).