Jeffrey B. Sklaroff

Jeffrey B. Sklaroff has a varied litigation practice focusing on a wide range of civil and criminal matters. He has been lead trial counsel in numerous federal and state jury trials, including high-profile criminal cases and product liability lawsuits for some of the nation's leading companies. Jeff also handles a broad range of civil matters including media and cable television cases. He has argued numerous appeals in state and federal appellate courts and has been appointed on multiple occasions by federal judges to serve as a receiver in major cases. Jeffrey was also appointed by the chief judge of the New York Court of Appeals to serve as counsel to a committee of judges, private practitioners, public sector lawyers, and law professors to render a report and recommendations for improving the grand jury system in New York.

Prior to joining Greenberg Traurig, Jeff served for six years as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the criminal division of the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York, where he was the recipient of the director's award, presented by the Attorney General of the United States. Before the U.S. Attorney's Office, Jeff practiced at a national New York firm. He has frequently been asked to provide legal commentary in print and television media and has participated in numerous panel discussions and lectures.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Litigation, 2) White collar criminal investigations and litigation, 3) Complex civil litigation, 4) Securities litigation, 5) Product liability, 6) Federal court receiverships, 7) Internal investigations, 8) Cable and broadcast television and 9) Class actions
Law School J.D., Boston College Law School, 1980
Education B.A., Cornell University, 1977
Bar Member / Association State bar of Massachusetts,State bar of New York, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York,
Most recent firm Greenberg Traurig LLP
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