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Ken Raphael

Ken started his professional career as an attorney. He practiced law for more than 25 years before finding his true calling as an ESL professional. He has taught in Switzerland, England, Germany, and the United States.

At Pace, Ken teaches courses in Academic Writing, Business Negotiation Skills, Business English and Communication, Listening and Speaking, American Business Culture and English for Lawyers.

He holds a B.A. in Political Science from the State University of New York College at Oswego, a J.D. Degree from Brooklyn Law School, and an M.A. in Applied Linguistics and TESOL from the University of Leicester. Ken is also certified by Cambridge University as a qualified teacher of English as a Second Language. He has spoken about legal and Legal English matters at numerous seminars.

In his spare time, Ken enjoys photography, traveling and watching baseball. He also speaks French..