150 E. Ponce de Leon Ave.
Decatur, GA 30030
Before joining Caiola & Rose, Ben practiced law at top international law firms in New York and Atlanta. A seasoned litigator with over 12 years of trial practice experience, Ben represents clients in state and federal courts in a broad range of complex litigation, including franchising, intellectual property, real estate, antitrust, commercial contract disputes, product liability, and a variety of regulatory investigations. Ben’s successful track record is the result of his ability to apply creative thinking and investigatory approaches to winning strategies. He is an aggressive advocate who brings clarity and simplicity to legal and factual complexities. Ben also counsels clients on litigation avoidance strategies, data security, data privacy, and intellectual property, including patent protection and enforcement.
Ben is admitted to practice in Georgia and New York and is also registered to practice before the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office. In pro bono matters, Ben has represented clients in prisoners’ rights, voting rights, asylum, and domestic violence matters.
While attending New York University School of Law, Ben served as Executive Editor for the Journal of Law and Business. Ben also interned with Judge Carol Bagley Amon of the Eastern District of New York. Prior to law school, Ben earned his master’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of California - Berkeley.
New York University School of Law, J.D. (2006)
University of California - Berkeley, M.S., Electrical Engineering (2003)
University of Virginia, B.S., Computer Engineering (2001)
Representative Recent Publications and Speaking Engagements:
Panelist for “IP Litigation Strategies” at the Atlanta Bar IP Springposium (April 28, 2018)
Panelist for “Competing in a Mad Max World - Mobile Entertainment Today,” at the Atlanta Tech Village and held by the Wireless Tech Forum (April 19, 2018)
Author of “Net Neutrality Repeal May Put Tech Startups in the Slow Lane,” published by Law360 (Feb. 22, 2018)
Quoted in “Why the Internet of Things Has Real Estate Pros up at Night,” published in Law360 (July 11, 2017)
Presenter for “Design Conversation: Intellectual Property and the Internet of Things,” at the Museum of Design Atlanta (Nov. 3, 2016)
Quoted in “J&J Mea Culpa May Help Contain Device Data Security Fallout,” published in Law360 (Oct. 5, 2016)
Presenter for “The Internet of Things,” at IEEE Atlanta (June 9, 2016)
Panelist for “Patent Law Update,” at the Atlanta Bar IP Springposium (April 15, 2016)
Quoted in “Hello Barbie and Security Not the Perfect Couple, Claims Lawsuit,” in Investor’s Business Daily (April 12, 2016)
Presenter for “The Internet of Things,” at the Atlanta Tech Village (April 7, 2016)