Ben Lund is a partner whose practice includes commercial transactions, acquisitions and sales, real estate, corporate, tax and immigration law. He is an authorized agent for First American Title Insurance Company. Ben is also actively involved with the Maine nonprofit community, currently serving on the board of Friends of Cumston Hall. Past positions include board president of The Theater At Monmouth and the Natural Resources Council of Maine, and board member of Portland Performing Arts, Inc., Portland's Mad Horse Theatre Company and the Campaign for Sensible Transportation. Ben has been selected by his peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® (2012 - 2015) in the fields of Corporate Law and Real Estate Law, and was named "Lawyer of the Year" in 2012 for the Augusta, Maine area. He also serves on the firm's Management Committee.
Theater At Monmouth, Trustee (Treasurer, 1995, 1999-2000, Second Vice President, 2000-02, and President, 1996-98, 2002-06); Friends of Cumston Hall, Director and Secretary (1996- present); New England School of Metalwork (Director, 2004—present); Natural Resources Council of Maine, Director (1995 - 1999), Secretary (1995 - 1997), and President (1997 - 1999); Maine Study Commission on Property Rights and the Public Health, Safety and Welfare, Member (1995); Campaign for Sensible Transportation, Director and Treasurer (1990 - 1992); International Council of Shopping Centers.
Bar Admissions & Memberships
Maine (1987); Massachusetts (2013); Vermont (2013); U.S. District Court, District of Maine. Androscoggin County, Maine State (Real Estate Section, Title Standards Subcommittee Vice Chair (2009 - 2010), Chair (2011 - 2012), and Section Chair (2013 - 2014)), and American (Business Law, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Sections) Bar Associations.