Debra L. Raskin is a partner at Vladeck Raskin & Clark, P.C., located in New York, New York. She focuses her practice exclusively on employment law and related matters, providing representation to employee plaintiffs in whistleblower cases, wage and hour disputes, and workplace discrimination litigation.
As an undergraduate, Ms. Raskin obtained her Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude in 1973 from what was then known as Radcliffe College, where she was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa. She then went on to attend Yale Law School and was awarded her Juris Doctor in 1977. After graduation, Ms. Raskin spent several years as an attorney with the Legal Assistance Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago, served a clerkship with a judge on the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York and then was an assistant attorney general with the New York State Attorney General's Office before entering private practice. Admitted to practice in Illinois, Florida and New York, she is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois, the U.S. District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, the U.S. Courts of Appeals for the 2nd, 3rd and 7th Circuits and the U.S. Supreme Court.
A sought-after author on employment law matters, Ms. Raskin has had articles appear in publications of the New York State and American bar associations and the American Law Institute. An active participant in several legal organizations, she currently serves as president of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, and is a former chair of its Labor and Employment Law Committee. Highly regarded by her fellow professionals, Ms. Raskin has received an AV Preeminent* peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell. She is fluent in French and Spanish as well as in English.
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