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Ben Watson is a senior associate in the Atlanta office.  His practice focuses on complex business disputes, with an emphasis on ERISA class actions and litigation related to significant corporate transactions.  Ben has represented clients in federal courts across the country, as well as in the Delaware Court of Chancery and in arbitration proceedings.

Before joining King & Spalding, Ben was an associate with Steptoe & Johnson LLP in Washington, D.C.  Ben served as a law clerk to the Hon. Debra Ann Livingston of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.  Ben graduated, magna cum laude, from Harvard Law School, where he was Notes Editor of the Harvard Law Review. He received his B.A., summa cum laude, from the Ohio State University.

Ben also maintains an active pro bono practice and has worked with the Atlanta Volunteer Lawyers Foundation and Georgia Innocence Project. 

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Credentials

J.D., Harvard Law School

B.A., The Ohio State University

District of Columbia

Georgia

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia

Virginia

Law Clerk, Debra Ann Livingston, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit

Credentials

J.D., Harvard Law School

B.A., The Ohio State University

District of Columbia

Georgia

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia

Virginia

Law Clerk, Debra Ann Livingston, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit