Marta L. Baffy
Ph.D. candidate, Georgetown University; J.D., Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law; M.A. Teachers College, Columbia University; B.A., University of Massachusetts—Amherst
Marta L. Baffy is a Ph.D. candidate in linguistics at Georgetown University, with a concentration in sociolinguistics. She is a graduate of the Benjamin N....Continue Reading
Marta L. Baffy is a Ph.D. candidate in linguistics at Georgetown University, with a concentration in sociolinguistics. She is a graduate of the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law and a member of the Massachusetts Bar. She holds a Master's degree in Applied Linguistics from Teachers College, Columbia University, and a Bachelor's degree in psychology from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.
Since 2004, Professor Baffy has been teaching English as a Second Language (ESL) at a number of higher educational institutions in the United States, as well as in Hungary. Her academic interests include investigating legal discourse in court and the legal classroom, and in particular, the socialization of American law students and foreign-educated attorneys into the legal profession and the culture of US law school. She has been teaching in the two-year LL.M. program at Georgetown Law since 2013.