Benjamin Folkman

Benjamin Folkman: Attorney with Folkman Law Offices, P.C. AV stamp icon
  • Managing Partner at Folkman Law Offices, P.C. (8 Attorneys)
  • 1949 Haddonfield-Berlin Road, Suite 100, Cherry Hill, NJ 08003
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Attorney Awards

Biography

Licensed to practice law in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, New York, & Washington D.C., Ben Folkman opened Folkman Law Offices, P.C. in October of 1998. Ben is highly accessible to clients and prides himself on working diligently to make sure that each and every one of their needs is met.

Ben is a highly experienced litigator. He has been certified by the Supreme Court of New Jersey as a Certified Civil Trial Attorney and by the National Board of Trial Advocacy as a Board Certified Trial Advocate.

Ben’s $100 million verdict was listed by the NJ Law Journal as the largest personal injury verdict for New Jersey in 2009.

Ben was named, by his peers, New Jersey Super Lawyer for the last ten years running and Top Lawyer in SJ Magazine for the last eight.

HONORS AND AWARDS

Martindale Hubble, AV Rated

Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Super Lawyer, every year, beginning 2007

South Jersey Awesome Attorneys, 2010 – 2016

SJ Magazine Top Attorneys, 2008 – 2016

New Jersey Monthly, Top 100 Attorneys in New Jersey, 2014 – 2016

Presentations & Seminars

- Boardwalk Seminar 2017: Employment Section Co-chair

- Professionalism Day Seminar: The 200 Year History & Future of Ethics in Attorney Marketing, Practical Issues in Law Firm Advertising Ethics, 2016

- Boardwalk Seminar 2016: Employment Section Co-Chair

- Boardwalk Seminar 2016: Ethics Issues in Employment Litigation

- How to Get Your Social Media, E-Mail & Text Evidence Admitted (And Keep Theirs Out), 2015

- Boardwalk Seminar 2015: Hot Ethics Issues in Employment Law

- Boardwalk Seminar 2015: Be Careful If Your Client is a New Business-You May Not be Able to Prove Damages Under New Jersey Law

- Legal Ethics: Top 10 Challenges, Duties to Prospective Clients, 2014

- Boardwalk Seminar 2014: Maintaining An Ethical Practice

- Boardwalk Seminar 2014: Advanced Deposition Boot Camp for Employment Cases

- Boardwalk Seminar 2011: Panel on Conflicts of Interest Issues in Employment Cases

- Speaker, Proving Emotional Distress Damages in New Jersey Law Against Discrimination Cases, Boardwalk Seminar, 2010

- Speaker, A Winning Approach to Discovery in Employment Cases, Boardwalk Seminar, 2009

- Speaker, Products Liability, New Jersey Bar Association Mid-Year Meeting, 1992

- Speaker, Reinsurance, Mock Reinsurance Arbitration, 1990

- Speaker, Legal Malpractice, National Symposium on Legal Malpractice, 1989

- Program Chair of a Legal Malpractice Seminar sponsored by the American Bar Association in San Francisco, California, 1989

- Speaker for the American Bar Association, the New Jersey Bar Association, and the NJ Association for Justice, a continuing legal education programs for other attorneys

- Authored papers for the American Bar Association, the New Jersey Bar Association, and the New Jersey Association for Justice at continuing legal education programs for other attorneys

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Business & Commercial
  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Employment Law
  • Civil Rights

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
856-427-1064  Phone
(856)354-9444  Phone
856-354-9976  Fax
www.folkmanlaw.com/about/benjamin-folkman
University Attended:
Dickinson College, B.A., cum laude, 1979
Law School Attended:
Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University, J.D., 1982
Year of First Admission:
1982
Admission:
United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit; 1984, New Jersey; 1982, Pennsylvania; 1990, New York; 1985, District of Columbia; United States District Court for the District of New Jersey; United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania; United States Supreme Court; United States District Court for the District of Columbia; United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
Memberships:
Philadelphia, Camden County, Pennsylvania, New Jersey State and American (Vice Chairperson, Self Insurers and Risk Managers Committee, Torts and Insurance Practice Section) Bar Associations; District of Columbia Bar; Defense Research Institute.
Birth Information:
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, December 21, 1957
ISLN:
907351960

Peer Reviews

Cherry Hill, New Jersey

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