Ben was admitted to practice in 2019 and joined Stary Norton Halphen in 2021.

He has completed an Advanced Diploma of Justice and graduated with a Bachelor of Laws from Deakin University. Further, Ben also obtained a Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice from the College of Law.

Prior to admission, Ben has completed placements with the Magistrates Court of Victoria, Australian Building and Construction Commission and has been employed as a Law Clerk in criminal law and VOCAT.

He is the founding member of the Criminal Defence Lawyers Network Victoria and is also a member of Liberty Victoria, Australian Lawyers for Human Rights and the Criminal Law Section of the Law Institute of Victoria. 

Ben has completed studies abroad in Buenos Aires, Argentina on the topic of ‘International Human Rights Law’ and is also a volunteer facilitator with ‘Mr Perfect’, a mental health organisation which runs events with the aim to increase connection in the community.

Ben is a passionate practitioner who always seeks the best possible results for clients, he will ensure you feel reassured in the process and you will be represented with skill and care.

To make an appointment with Ben, call our Ringwood office on 92595600


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