Prior to his position with GE Energy, he was Special Counsel with the law firm Arnold & Porter where he worked for ten years. His roles included developing and executing litigation and regulatory strategy in cases involving hazardous waste, toxic tort, electric transmission and other environmental, engineering and economic issues.
Ratzkin earned an A.B. from Brown University and a J.D. from Yale Law School. His Bar Admissions include New York, Washington D.C., Circuit Courts for the D.C. and Second Circuits, U.S. District Courts for the Southern, Eastern and Northern Districts of N.Y. and Massachusetts.