Ben Barnes
Ben Barnes

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2100 Ross Avenue, Suite 2700
Dallas, Texas 75201
T 214.292.3639
F 214.981.3839
bbarnes@lynnllp.com
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Ben Barnes
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PROFILE

Ben Barnes represents a wide range of businesses and entrepreneurs in complex commercial disputes. He brings a creative, systematic approach to dispute resolution that allows him to understand the issues early in each case and present a clear message to all stakeholders from the outset.

EDUCATION / BACKGROUND

Ben graduated magna cum laude from Washington University in St. Louis School of Law, where he was an articles editor on the Law Review and competed on the school's national moot court team. He also holds a bachelor of music from New York University.

JUDICIAL CLERKSHIP

  • Judicial clerk to the Honorable Raymond W. Gruender, Circuit Judge for the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit, 2012 - 2013
  • Extern to the Honorable Rodney W. Sippel, District Judge for the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri, Spring 2012

GOVERNMENT SERVICE

  • Captain, United States Marine Corps Reserve, 2010 - present

REPRESENTATIVE EXPERIENCE

  • Represented real estate developer in litigation arising from partnership dispute
  • Secured favorable settlement on behalf of real estate developer in private land use dispute
  • Defended mortgage servicer against claims of wrongful foreclosure and violations of the fair credit reporting act
  • Secured favorable settlement on behalf of data science consulting firm in employment dispute
  • Defended former independent directors of financial services firm in shareholder derivative action
  • Defended international law firm against professional malpractice claim
  • Defended international healthcare conglomerate in antitrust litigation
  • Obtained temporary restraining order and favorable settlement on behalf of midstream energy company in lawsuit arising from equipment theft
  • Defended technology licensing company in fee dispute with former law firm

ADMISSIONS / AFFILIATIONS

  • Texas state courts
  • Colorado state courts
  • United States District Court for the Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas and the District of Colorado
  • Dallas Bar Association
  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers

 

Contact Information

2100 Ross Avenue, Suite 2700
Dallas, Texas 75201
T 214.292.3639
F 214.981.3839
bbarnes@lynnllp.com
VCARD | LINKEDIN