Benjamin J. Williams

Ben Williams is a shareholder in the firm’s litigation group. Ben primarily focuses his practice on construction and commercial litigation matters. Ben has successfully represented both plaintiffs and defendants in state and federal court actions, arbitrations, and mediations. Ben resides in Moorhead with his wife, Andrea. In his spare time, he enjoys following all Minnesota professional sports teams, golf, and travel.

Education

University of North Dakota School of Law (J.D. with Distinction 2011)

Order of the Coif
North Dakota Law Review, Outside Articles Editor
ND Bar Foundation – Most Outstanding Student Article for 2010.
Externship, United States District Court of North Dakota

Concordia College (B.A. 2006)

Bar Admissions

North Dakota
United States District Court for the District of North Dakota

Community & Professional Involvement

State Bar Association of North Dakota

Cass County Bar Association

Defense Research Institute (DRI)

Presentations and Publications

“The United States Supreme Court Revisits the Pleading Standard Under Bell Atlantic Corp. v. Twombly, Making Surviving a Motion to Dismiss More Difficult,” 86 N.D. L. Rev. 383 (2010).