PAUL AGUSTÍN KREZ, born Queens, New York.  Fordham University (B.A., 1972).  Brooklyn Law School (J.D., 1977). Admitted to bar, 1978. U.S. District Courts (Southern and Eastern Districts), 1979. U.S. District Courts (Northern and Western Districts and District of Connecticut), 1983. U.S. Court of Appeals (Second Circuit) and U.S. Supreme Court, 1984. Martindale Hubbell – AV rated attorney. Author: Insurance Case Book, 1975 (Underwriter Printing & Publishing Co.-1975); Insurance Case Book, 1976 (Underwriter Printing and Publishing Co.-1976); and Weekly Underwriter 1975, 1976 (“Recent Decisions” column). Prior Experience: Krez & Peisner, LLP (1993-2009), Founding Partner and Senior Trial Counsel; Jackson Krez & Consumano (1988-1992), Founding Partner and Senior Trial Counsel; Kanterman, Taub & Breitner (1986-1988), Partner and Senior Trial Counsel; Pegalis & Wachsman, P.C. (1984-1986), Managing Partner and Appellate Counsel; (1979-1984), Associate and Trial Counsel; Taffet & Colwin, P.C. (1977-1979), Associate; Phelps Dodge Int’l Corporation (1976-1977), Intern. Memberships: Federal Bar Council; Association of the Bar of the City of New York; Hispanic National Bar Association; Dominican Bar Association; New York State Bar Association; American Bar Association; and National Assoc. Of Railroad Trial Counsel. Lanuages: Fluent in Spanish