Muraca, 53, of Merrick, is running on the Republican, Conservative, Independence, Reform and Tax Revolt party lines in the general election. Specializing in criminal defense, matrimonial and corporate law, he has been a partner in private practice at the Law Offices of Felice J. Muraca PC since 1990. Previously, Muraca was a Nassau County assistant district attorney from 1987 to 1990. He received a bachelor of science degree from John Jay College of Criminal Justice in 1984 and a law degree from Brooklyn Law School in 1987. He was admitted to the New York State Bar in 1988. Muraca is a member of the Nassau County Bar Association and is past president of Nassau County's Former Assistant District Attorney's Association.