Since joining Chambers in May 2018, Ben has developed a busy practice across a broad range of civil and commercial work, with a particular focus on property and commercial law.
Ben accepts instructions for advice, drafting and advocacy at all stages of the litigation process. Ben has extensive courtroom experience and has attended over three thousand hearings across a wide range of civil litigation.
Before embarking on his legal career, Ben co-founded an award-winning start-up company in Switzerland. He believes that his experiences in the business world help him to approach cases in a commercial way and to give practical advice.
Ben is friendly and approachable and can explain complex legal matters in simple terms. He is happy to have a chat about a case before accepting formal instructions.
Ben is authorised to accept instructions directly from lay clients, under the Bar Council’s direct public access scheme.
- University of Cambridge: MA (Hons)
- University of Sussex: Graduate Diploma in Law (Distinction)
- BPP Law School: Bar Professional Training Course (Very Competent, 84%)
- McMahon Studentship, St John’s College (Cambridge)
Property Bar Association
Ben’s main interests are good food and drink, sport (especially football, cricket and tennis), travel and walking his dog in the country. He is an enthusiastic cook and enjoys baking sourdough bread and pizzas.