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R. Benjamin Lingle
R. Benjamin Lingle is a partner in the litigation department of the firm. Mr. Lingle concentrates his practice in the areas of medical malpractice defense, plaintiff's personal injury, and wrongful death litigation. He was raised in Charleston, South Carolina and Savannah, Georgia. Mr. Lingle attended Georgia Southern University and graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy.
Mr. Lingle received his Juris Doctor from the University of Florida Levin College of Law in 2011, graduating cum laude. He is a member of the Order of the Coif. While at the University of Florida, Mr. Lingle served as the Executive Notes and Comments Editor of the Florida Law Review. He has authored and co-authored articles in the Florida Law Review, the Florida Bar Journal, and the Seagrant Law and Policy Journal on topics ranging from environmental and agricultural law to the effects of the post-kelo eminent domain reforms on historic preservation. Mr. Lingle has worked as a legal researcher at the University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences' Agricultural Law Center and has a certificate in environmental and land use law.
Mr. Lingle is a member of the State Bar of Georgia and the Savannah Bar Association. Mr. Lingle is admitted to practice before all Georgia state courts, including the Georgia Supreme Court and the Georgia Court of Appeals. He is also admitted to practice before the United States District Courts for the Southern and Northern Districts of Georgia.
J.D., University of Florida Levin College of Law, 2011 (Cum Laude)
B.A., Georgia Southern University, 2005 (Cum Laude)
Supreme Court of Georgia
Georgia Court of Appeals
U.S. Court of Appeals 11th Circuit
U.S. District Court Southern District of Georgia
U.S. District Court Northern District of Georgia
HONORS AND AWARDS
Georgia Rising Star (2019)
State Bar of Georgia
Savannah Bar Association