BENJAMIN BEATON is a litigator in the Washington, D.C. office. He represents individuals and corporations in appeals, criminal matters, commercial disputes, and federal regulatory proceedings.
Benjamin served as a law clerk for Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg of the U.S. Supreme Court and Judge A. Raymond Randolph of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. He traveled to London, England, as a 2012 Temple Bar Scholar and has twice worked on property-rights issues in Kampala, Uganda, as an International Justice Mission legal fellow. He is a member of the President’s Advisory Council for Centre College in Danville, Kentucky, and the Edward Coke Appellate Inn of Court in Washington, D.C.
Benjamin earned his law degree from Columbia University, where he was a James Kent Scholar and an articles editor for the Columbia Law Review. Before attending law school, Benjamin served as deputy chief of staff for the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services and as a legislative assistant in the U.S. House of Representatives. He received his B.A. in Government, summa cum laude, from Centre College.