Ben’s legal practice is a continuation of his over ten years of experience in the construction industry, including working as a construction superintendent and project manager. Ben brings his unique perspective to his construction law practice, advising and defending contractors and subcontractors.
In addition to being a North Carolina-licensed lawyer, he is also a licensed North Carolina Professional Engineer and a LEED Accredited Professional (LEED AP).
Prior to joining Poyner Spruill and before attending law school, Ben served as a construction project manager at McDonald York Building Company and at Lend Lease (US) Construction.
Areas of Focus
+Certifications & Specializations
Licensed North Carolina Professional Engineer
LEED Accredited Professional (LEED AP)
Campbell University School of Law, JD, cum laude
North Carolina State University, BS, Construction Engineering and Management
+Professional & Community Activities
ACE Mentor Program of Raleigh, Inc., Board of Directors
Church on Morgan, Usher and Care Team Member
American Bar Association, Forum on the Construction Industry, Division 2 – YLD Liaison
North Carolina Bar Association, Construction Law Section
Wake County Bar Association
Ranked among Super Lawyers magazine’s North Carolina “Rising Stars” (Construction Litigation ), 2020-2021