Benjamin C. Ritchie, Moffatt Thomas, Presents “Correct Hiring Practices” at Idaho Department of Labor Employer Workshop

Moffatt Thomas attorney, Benjamin C. Ritchie, presents “Correct Hiring Practices” for the Idaho Department of Labor Employer Workshop in Idaho Falls on June 9, 2016.

IDOL logoThe Idaho Department of Labor offers workshops for employers at no cost.  The workshops are sponsored by the Employer-Labor Partnership Committee (ELP).  More information available is from the Idaho Department of Labor at

Download the IDOL flyer here:  06-09-2016 – Correct Hiring Practices, BCR

ritchie_ben_WebBen Ritchie represents a variety of clients in the areas of commercial law, insurance defense, workers compensation, employment law, construction law and transportation law. He is a frequent lecturer and has led several Employer Workshops for the Idaho Department of Labor (IDOL), most recently on topics such as OSHA, Worker’s Compensation, the Family and Medical Leave Act, and Employee Terminations.  In addition to educational seminars provided for IDOL and the Southeast Idaho Chapter of SHRM, Ben has presented to the Litigation Section of the Idaho State Bar.  He conducted an Idaho roadshow titled,  “Legal Issues in Transportation,” to chapters of the  Idaho Trucking Association throughout Idaho.  Mr. Ritchie is a member of the Board of Directors of the Idaho Association of Defense Counsel. He serves on the Board of Directors of Habitat for Humanity and he graduated with the inaugural class of the Idaho Academy of Leadership for Lawyers, 2011-2012.

Moffatt Thomas has been providing legal services to the Pacific Northwest and Intermountain West since 1954.  The firm serves clients in the full-spectrum of business, litigation, and regulatory areas. With Idaho offices in Boise, Idaho Falls and Pocatello, the firm is strategically situated for direct contact with the governor’s office, the legislature, federal and state administrative agencies, area businesses, and international and national corporations engaged in business throughout the region. Since its inception over 60 years ago, its current and former lawyers have achieved the highest leadership positions in national, state and local legal and civic organizations.

Leading Idaho Law. Moffatt Thomas leads the field in litigation, business, banking, insurance, agriculture, employment law and more by bringing together many of the top legal minds across Idaho. More information is available from the firm’s website: