Kraig Ahalt


212 335 2044

Kraig represents corporations and individuals in criminal and commercial litigation, regulatory matters, and internal and government investigations. Clients value his ability to quickly analyze substantive issues – from areas of the law to business sectors and operations – and offer practical solutions that meet their goals.

Kraig’s clients include financial institutions, real estate investment funds, professional athletes, startups, sports and entertainment companies, cable and internet service providers, government affairs firms, payment processors, executives, entrepreneurs, brokers, and civil servants. Kraig has represented clients in matters before the Department of Justice (DOJ), Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Federal Trade Commission (FTC), New York County District Attorney’s Office, New York City Corporation Counsel, German Federal Cartel Office (Bundeskartellamt), and New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS).

In the realm of investigations, Kraig has represented individuals and corporations before the SEC, international corporations before the DOJ Antitrust Division, and payment processing corporations before the FTC. He has also represented a leading telecommunications company and the audit committee of a financial services company in internal investigations related to allegations of fraudulent conduct by employees.

Kraig began his legal career as a law fellow with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s Bank Supervision and Markets Division. During law school, he was a law clerk at the Baltimore City State’s Attorney’s Office and the United States Attorney’s Office for the District of Columbia’s Fraud and Public Corruption Section. He also served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Ketanji Brown Jackson, District Judge for the District of Columbia.


Professional Affiliations

  • First Decade Committee, Federal Bar Council