Judge Profile

Laura E. Drager

Judicial Experience:

  • Acting Justice, Supreme Court, New York County, Civil, Appointed by Chief Administrative Judge Jonathan Lippman, 1995 to Present
  • Judge, Criminal Court of the City of New York, Appointed by Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg, 2002 to 2011
  • Judge, Criminal Court of the City of New York, 1987 to 2001

Other Professional Experience:

  • Chief & Deputy Chief, Kings County District Attorney's Office, Rackets Bureau, 1982 to 1987
  • Assistant District Attorney, New York County, 1976 to 1982
  • Associate, Proskauer Rose LLP, 1973 to 1976


  • J.D., Columbia University School of Law
  • University of Rochester

Admission to the Bar:

  • NYS, Appellate Division, First Department, 1974

Judges Practice:

  • Individual Judges' Rules Non Commercial Division
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