Monday, February 5, 2001

Martin R. Raskin

Practice Areas: Criminal and Civil Trials and Appeals in all Courts.

Admitted: 1974, New Jersey and U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey; 1975, U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit; 1978, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit; 1979, U.S. Supreme Court; 1981, Florida and U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida including Trial Bar; 1982, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit; 1985, U.S. Court of International Trade; 1987, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida; 1989, U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas

Law School: Seton Hall University, J.D., 1974.

College: Bloomfield College, B.A., 1970.

Member: Dade County, New Jersey State, Federal and American (Member: Litigation Section; Criminal Justice Section; Grand Jury Committee, 1987-1994; White Collar Crime Committee, 1988-) Bar Associations; The Florida Bar (Member: Criminal Law Section; Federal Practice Committee, 1988; Grievance Committee, 1987-1990; Special Counsel, Grievance Committee, 1985-1987); National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (Member, White Collar Crime Committee and Prisoner's Rights Committee, 1988-1989; Co-Chairman, Grand Jury Practice Subcommittee of White Collar Crime Committee, 1990; Vice Chairman, 1990-1991 and Chairman, 1991-1992, Government Misconduct Committee; Co-Chairman, Department of Justice Dialogue Committee, 1991); Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; Southern District of Florida, Assistant United States Attorneys Association (Member, Executive Board, 1985-1990; President, 1990-1991).

Biography: Member, 1972-1973 and Executive Editor, 1973-1974, Seton Hall Law Review. Recipient, U.S. Justice Department Special Achievement Awards, 1977 and 1981. Listed in: 1996-2000 Law & Leading Attorneys, Florida Edition. Law Clerk to the Honorable Lawrence A. Whipple, Chief Judge, U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey, 1974-1975. Assistant U.S. Attorney, District of New Jersey, l975-1978. Special Attorney, Organized Crime and Racketeering Section, U.S. Department of Justice, Miami Strike Force, 1978-1980. Chief, Criminal Division, U.S. Attorney's Office, Southern District of Florida, 1980-1982. Special Master, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida, 1993. Arbitrator, American Arbitration Association, 1994; Peer Review Committee of the U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida, 1998. Faculty: ABA Criminal Justice Section and American Bankers Association Seminar, "Money Laundering Enforcement Update," 1991; "Representation of Banks During Federal Grand Jury Investigations, Recent Trends and Issues in Drug Money Laundering Law Enforcement Conference," Federal Bar Association, 1992; "Criminalization of Aircraft Disasters," ABA Forum on Air & Space Annual Meeting and Conference, 1998; "Criminal Prosecution of Safety Related Misconduct," National Transportation Safety Board Bar Association Annual Symposium, 1998; "Criminal Enforcement in the Aviation Industry," Annual Symposium of the Aeronautical Repair Station Association, 2000; "Criminal Enforcement in the Transportation Industry," National Transportation Safety Board, Transportation Safety and the Law Symposium, 2000; "Criminalization of Aviation Misconduct," ABA Litigation Section, Annual Aviation Litigation Seminar, 2000.