Craig Raabe, a litigation partner, has tried many complex civil and criminal cases. He is a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers. He has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America® in the areas of Commercial Litigation and Criminal Defense since 2006 (Copyright 2012 by Woodward/White, Inc., Aiken, SC). Mr. Raabe's commercial trial experience is in areas such as antitrust, government contracting, fraud, intellectual property, and unfair trade practices. He also has tried many criminal cases in state and federal court and is active in the criminal defense trial bar. In addition to his trial practice, Mr. Raabe regularly counsels clients on compliance issues, ranging from development and implementation of organizational compliance programs to negotiated resolution of compliance issues with government enforcement agencies.
By appointment of the chief judge of the Second Circuit, Mr. Raabe has served on the Reappointment Committee for Connecticut's federal defender, and the chief judge of the Connecticut district court appointed him to chair the United States Magistrate Reappointment Committee in Connecticut. In 2012, the Connecticut district court judges selected Mr. Raabe for the district's Pro Bono Award for his service to indigent clients. In addition, he is listed as one of the Top 50 Lawyers in Connecticut by Super Lawyers® 2012 (Super Lawyers is a registered trademark of Key Professional Media, Inc.)
Mr. Raabe is a commercial, instrument-rated pilot and is active in general aviation. Prior to joining Robinson & Cole, he clerked for the Honorable Arthur H. Healey of the Connecticut Supreme Court.