“Thanks to Ben, we have been very pleased with the manner in which we have been treated and are confident in the legal expertise of those involved in processing our cases.”

Bio

Ben Stringer is a passionate civil defense litigator. He has a keen ability to understand a business and create strategies to solve legal problems. His practice focuses primarily on transportation and construction law, including subrogation, surety and workers’ compensation matters. Ben also advises clients with privacy and data security issues.

While attending law school, Ben joined the firm as a law clerk. Before joining Dysart Taylor, Ben gained extensive experience working with government agencies, legislative bodies and nonprofit organizations, including the Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation, the Kansas Senate, the Johnson County Courthouse, Brass Tactics – HCA Get Covered America, Gwen Graham for Congress, and a law firm in Jacksonville, Florida. He remains active in the community, and is the head coach of the women’s ultimate frisbee team at the University of Kansas.

Ben is admitted to practice in Missouri, Kansas, the Western District of Missouri and the Eastern District of Missouri.

 

Experience

  • Full service litigator: assisting clients will all stages of litigation from the moment a claim arises until complete resolution.

  • Has assisted clients in securing six-figure judgments on matters ranging from cargo loss claims to construction project abandonment claims.

  • Assists clients on a full range of litigation and business matters, including, but not limited to, contract drafting and review, updates on legislation and case law impacting their business, and reviewing and drafting bylaws and articles of incorporation.

  • Efficiently and effectively assist contractors, subcontractors and suppliers in collecting the money they are owed on their projects.

Activities

PROFESSIONAL
  • The Missouri Bar Association
  • Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
  • Transportation Lawyers Association
EDUCATION
  • University of Kansas, J.D., 2018
    • Tribal Law Certificate, Trial Advocacy Certificate
  • Florida State University, M.S., Political Science, 2014
  • Florida State University, B.S., Political Science, 2012
HONORS
  • Jayhawk Scholarship 
  • James P. Mize Trial Advocacy Award 
  • Justice Lloyd Kagey Leadership Award
  • Mock Trial Council, National Trial Competition
    • Participant 2018
    • Finalist TYLA Regional, 2017-2018
  • NNALSA Moot Court Competition Team, Second Best-Spoken Advocate, 2018
SEMINARS / PUBLICATIONS
  • “Case Note: Hilburn v. Enerpipe LTD: Bring on the Non-Economic Damages,” co-author, The Transportation Lawyer, October 2019
  • “Warrant Please: How Courts Are Treating Warrantless Searches of Electronic Control Modules,” The Transportation Lawyer, February 2019
  • “Cuba – United States Legal Issues Affecting Transportation & Logistics,” co-author, The Transportation Lawyer, October 2016
  • “Twelve Years and Two Governors Later the Missouri Legislator Takes a Second Stab at Major Tort Reform,” co-author, The Transportation Lawyer, October 2017

 

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