Ben attended DePauw University in Greencastle, Indiana where he earned a bachelor’s degree in Philosophy. After graduating from DePauw, Ben attended DePaul College of Law where he earned his Juris Doctorate.
During his time at DePaul, Ben was an extern at the Illinois Attorney General’s Office in the Public Access and General Law Divisions. He also volunteered as a mediator in Cook County through the Center for Conflict Resolution, where he assisted individuals in resolving legal disputes.
Ben earned his law degree in 2015 and was admitted to the Illinois State Bar in November of 2015. He is a member of the Chicago Bar Association and the Illinois State Bar Association.