Robert Strang is a United States prosecutor and has worked for the U.S. Department of Justice since 1997. He served as an Assistant United States Attorney in the Southern District of New York for six years, before he worked in Russia from 2003-2006 with focus on trial advocacy training and criminal procedure reform. He then served from 2006-2011 in Indonesia where he focused on terrorism, corruption, cybercrime and environmental crimes. He arrived in Manila in 2011, where he worked with a variety of Philippine institutions on institutional reform over three years. He has helped lead over 250 criminal justice programs in fifteen countries on a range of law enforcement issues, and been the recipient of several awards for his work on international rule of law.
Mr. Strang served as an Adjunct Professor at Columbia Law School in New York, where he taught classes on cybercrime and electronic evidence. Mr. Strang clerked for the Honorable Andrew J. Kleinfeld, United States Court of Appeals, and worked at the law firm of Davis Polk & Wardwell in New York. He received his B.A. from Harvard University in 1988, and his J.D. from Columbia Law School in 1991.