Faulkner Legal 

We offer extensive experience in all aspects of employment law, including: internal investigations, litigating discrimination claims before courts and administrative agencies, employee relations and benefits, and finding solutions for matters arising under Title VI, Title VII, and the Americans with Disabilities Act.    


Faulkner Legal provides legal and consulting expertise in education.  She conducts independent investigations for student, faculty, and employee matters, including but not limited to Title IX issues.  Janet has served as in-house counsel for both a major research university and a liberal arts college in Boston, and for the Boston Public Schools.  Janet also volunteers at the K-12 and collegiate level.  


Janet also is certified as an Information Privacy Professional in U.S. laws by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (CIPP/US).  Her ​data privacy experience includes use of social media, compliance with the Massachusetts Data Protection law, HIPAA, other federal and state privacy statutes, and document retention requirements.

​Janet Elie Faulkner represents 

employers, companies, and educational institutions. She provides legal advice to organizations with limited access to in-house counsel, or who are seeking to reduce the costs typically associated with outside law firms.  Janet has over twenty years of experience as in-house counsel to major Boston institutions.  She is admitted to practice law in Massachusetts, New York, and the U.S. Supreme Court.


Faulkner Legal is certified as a woman-owned enterprise by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

best practices

training for your workers and members of your community

WELCOME! 

OUR experience

What We Do