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Theodore Folkman

Theodore Folkman

Ted Folkman is the founder of Folkman LLC and was previously a partner at Pierce Bainbridge in Boston. He is a civil litigator and co-chair of the Boston Bar Association’s International Law Section. Before private practice, Folkman clerked for U.S. District Judge Ann Aldrich in the Northern District of Ohio. He is a graduate of Princeton University where he studied politics, then earned a master’s in political science from Columbia University. He received his J.D. from Harvard Law School, where he was editor of the Harvard Journal on Legislation. He blogs at Legal Blogatory.

Guest Appearances
July 22, 2020

Are Foreign Governments Responsible for Worker Safety in the US?

An administrative assistant’s injury at a Canadian consulate in Boston raises key questions about when foreign governments have to comply with U.S. employment laws.