Dr. Robert E. Draba earned his JD from Loyola University Chicago School of Law; his MBA, PhD, and MST from the University of Chicago; and his bachelor’s degree from Indiana University.
In 2009, he served as a Special Assistant United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia, where he received an award for outstanding service. He was also a Fellow at the Institute of Consumer Antitrust Studies from 2002 to 2005 and now serves on its board. Previously, he served as the executive director of The Lincoln Foundation for Performance Excellence from 2000 to 2001, the executive director of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons from 1996 to 1998, and executive director of the American Osteopathic Association from 1992 to 1996. He also served in various capacities enhancing medical education and administration practices at Chicago Osteopathic Health Systems, now Midwestern University.
Dr. Draba has published in areas of law, medical education, education, methodology, and management, including a 2012 publication entitled “What Business Students Should Know about Attorney-Client Privilege.” He has also published “International Antitrust: Supreme Court Decides The Meaning Of ‘Gives Rise To A Claim’ And ‘Foreign Tribunal’” in the Loyola University Chicago International Law Review.
Dr. Draba is currently a trial attorney in the telecommunications and media enforcement section of the Antitrust Division of the U.S. Department of Justice in Washington, D.C.