A Pensacola native, Ben joined the Pensacola office of Galloway Johnson, in early 2010. Ben's practice area focuses primarily on liability defense and first party insurance coverage work. His liability cases generally consist of personal injury defense, construction defects, general maritime law, automotive and trucking litigation, and employers' liability cases. Although working primarily in Pensacola, he also works from the Firm's Tampa and Mobile, Alabama offices to handle cases throughout Florida and Southern Alabama.
Ben received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Vanderbilt University and a Juris Doctor degree from Cumberland School of Law. Ben is admitted to practice in all Florida and Alabama State Courts as well as the United States District Courts for the Northern District of Florida and Southern District of Alabama. He is a member of the Florida Bar Association, Pensacola Chapter of the American Inns of Court and the Escambia/Santa Rosa Bar Association where he currently serves as a board member of the Young Lawyer Division.
Ben was recently named a 2011 Rising Star by the Independant News in Pensacola, Florida and Leadership Pensacola (LeaP) class of 2012.