Ted Rachlin is a graduate of both the University of Toronto Faculty of Law and Osgoode Hall Law School. He was admitted to the Ontario Bar in 1959 and to the Bar of New York State in 1985. He was appointed Queen's Counsel in 1975. He has been certified as a specialist in civil litigation by the Law Society since the inception of certification in 1988.
His practice is concentrated in personal injury and insurance litigation, including medical malpractice, and he is equally comfortable representing plaintiffs and defendants. He has handled many major lawsuits and is frequently retained by other lawyers to assist with their cases.
He was for 15 years a member of the Board of Governors of the American Association for Justice. He is a past president of The Advocates' Society, the major trial lawyers' organization in Ontario. He has for many years been an invited Fellow of both the American College of Trial Lawyers and the International Society of Barristers.
Ted has lectured extensively to legal groups across Canada and in the United States and England and has published many articles in legal journals.
He has been recognized by LEXPERT Directory as a leading practitioner in the personal injury field and is given the highest possible rating for legal ability and ethical standards by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory which ranks lawyers throughout the United States and Canada.