Roger A. Canaff is a widely known child protection and anti-violence against women advocate, legal expert, author and public speaker. A practicing attorney, he has devoted his legal career to the eradication of violence against women and children, first as a special victims prosecutor in historic Alexandria, Virginia, and then in New York City. He served as a U.S. Army civilian in the role of Highly Qualified Expert, training and advising military prosecutors on sexual assault and child abuse. He continues to train and consult nationally and internationally on special victims issues, including crimes against the disabled, and teaches law.
Mr. Canaff, an avid sailor and amateur pianist, lives and works in New York City.