Principal of Law Works PC (Ontario)/Law Works LC (British Columbia), a boutique law firm focusing on the resolution of franchise and commercial disputes through litigation, mediation and arbitration.
Ben acts as counsel in franchise and commercial disputes in Ontario, British Columbia and elsewhere in Canada; writes frequently about franchise disputes and commercial arbitration; served as founder and chair of the Joint Subcommittee of Franchising of the Ontario Bar Association (predecessor to the Franchise Law Section); taught civil litigation at the Law Society of Ontario; chaired and presented at numerous continuing legal education programs; served on many bar committees and executives; member, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, ADR Institute of Canada, Toronto Commercial Arbitration Society; listed in the Best Lawyers in Canada and Lexpert Canadian Legal Directory as a leading franchise practitioner.
Ben is a member of the Ontario and British Columbia Bars. He holds a JD and LLM degrees from Osgoode Hall Law School in Toronto. He is certified by the Law Society of Ontario as a Specialist in Civil Litigation and holds a Fellow designation with the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.