Douglas Birkenfeld

Douglas K. Birkenfeld joined TKCK in December 2016. 

Doug has over 27 years’ of workers’ compensation litigation experience, 26 years of which were as in-house defense counsel for CNA Insurance Companies.  He has litigated workers’ compensation cases before the Reviewing Board of the Department of Industrial Accidents and the Massachusetts Court of Appeals. 

Doug received his B.A. degree from American University in 1984 and received his Juris Doctor degree from Suffolk University Law School in 1988 where he received “Best Appellate Advocate Award” and also served on the Moot Court Board.  In his one year between college and law school, Doug worked for the United States House of Representatives in Washington, DC.   

Doug is admitted to practice in Massachusetts, the District of Columbia, the Federal District Court of Massachusetts, the First Circuit Court of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court.


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