Ben litigates commercial and intellectual property cases in state and federal court. He represents clients in all stages of litigation – from pre-suit investigation through trial and appeal. Ben has represented clients in partnership disputes, real estate litigations, trademark and trade dress infringement and dilution matters, breach of contract claims, breach of fiduciary duty and fraud cases, and employment matters. In addition to his litigation experience, Ben routinely counsels clients on legal issues as they arise and maintains clients’ trademark portfolios. Prior to joining Cermele & Wood LLP, Ben was associated with the international law firm Proskauer Rose LLP, and two boutique law firms.
Ben attended the University of Michigan, where he majored in political science (2006). He received his law degree, cum laude, from Hofstra University School of Law (2009), where he served as a Notes and Comments Editor for the Hofstra Law Review.
Hofstra University School of Law, Hempstead, New York
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan