Ben is a member of the firm’s Tax, Trusts, and Estates Group, and in that capacity, he works with clients to develop customized strategies for intergenerational wealth transfers, business succession, and federal estate tax planning. Prior to joining Metz Lewis, Ben engaged in a diverse transactional and estate planning practice with a firm in the Midwest. In addition to the area of trusts and estates, a significant portion of his practice has involved direct and regular interaction with business owners, with particular emphasis on real estate transfers, choice-of-entity planning, the resolution of business-related disputes, and the negotiation and drafting of commercial leases, employment agreements, and a range of construction-related contracts.
- Estate Planning
- Estate and Trust Administration
- Corporate Transactions
- Business Succession Planning
- BA, University of Pittsburgh, 2009, summa cum laude
- JD, University of Iowa College of Law, 2012, With Distinction; Editorial Board, Iowa Law Review