Ben has significant experience in Insurance Defense Litigation and Insurance Coverage issues, Subrogation Claims, Construction Litigation, Lender Liability matters, Labor and Employment Litigation and Environmental and Toxic Tort Litigation.
He has worked in construction litigation, including matters involving engineering, design and construction of petrochemical and power plants. The cases Ben has worked on have included claims involving alleged design, engineering and construction defects of a water treatment plant; alleged design, engineering and construction defects of the foundation of a high-rise office building; alleged defects and cost overruns of co-generation power systems constructed in existing commercial facilities; cases involving alleged engineering defects, construction defects, and cost overruns relating to new and expansion projects of petrochemical facilities.
Environmental and toxic tort claims, both personal injury and property loss; Disputes relating to drilling, completion and operation of oil and gas wells; Issues relating to inspection and testing of tubulars, and downhole well failure.
Insurance defense litigation relating to property loss claims, wrongful death and personal injury claims, product liability claims, and premises liability claims; Disputes and litigation involving insurance coverage and duty to defend issues; Pursuit of subrogation claims on behalf of insurers.
In addition, he has worked on Pursuit and Defense of employment claims, including claims asserted under the Americans with Disabilities Act, Civil Rights Act, and claims relating to administration of Polygraph Examination; Litigation of ERISA and employment benefits claims and other employment-related matters.