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Ben M. Rose's Education, Memberships, Honors & Publications

Ben Rose About Us


Juris Doctorate Degree, University of Tennessee, College of Law, Advocacy Concentration, Knoxville, Tennessee (2000)

Bachelor of Arts, The American University, Political Science and Communications, cum laude, Washington, D.C. (1996)

Bar Admissions and Certifications

Tennessee Supreme Court
U.S. Bankruptcy Courts for the Eastern and Middle Districts of Tennessee
U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Middle, and Western Districts of Tennessee
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 6th Circuit
State of California, Pro Hac Vice
Commonwealth of Kentucky, Pro Hac Vice
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi, Pro Hac Vice
Registered Lobbyist, State of Tennessee
Special Master, Circuit Court for Davidson County, Tennessee

Professional Memberships

Williamson County Bar Association
Nashville Bar Association
Nashville Bar Foundation Fellow
Tennessee Bar Association
    Litigation and Administrative Law Divisions
Defense Research Institute
Tennessee Defense Lawyers Association
Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers


Charles H. Miller Award for Excellence in Civil Advocacy

Pro Bono Activities

Attorney Coach, Mock Trial Team, Ravenwood High School, from 2004 to the present
Representation of indigent clients assigned by local pro bono organizations
Board Member, Divine Art Cafe

Teaching Experience

Adjunct Professor, University of Tennessee, College of Law, Pre-Trial Litigation
Instructor, University of Tennessee, Paralegal Studies Program


Authored, Starting at the ENDA, Tennessee Law
Authored, Blackwell and Its Impact on Minor Medical Expenses and Liability Waivers, Instapundit
Authored, Jimmy Duncan, Bill Clinton, and Stephen Breyer’s “Taj Mahal” Courthouse, Instapundit
Co-Authored, Kindly Remove My Child From the Bubble Wrap, Tennessee Journal of Law and Policy  SSRN Link
Quoted, Tennessee Court of Appeals upholds dismissal of Democrats' 2018 ballot challenge to now-Rep. Smith, Times Free Press
Quoted, Nashville Judge Dismisses Suit Seeking to Keep Republican Smith Off Ballot, Times Free Press
Quoted, Appeals ruling issued in commercial arbitration case, Nashville Post
Quoted, Website Best Practices, American Bar Association
Quoted, The Basics of Nondisclosure Agreements, Intuit Quickbooks
Quoted, Working Within a System, entrepreneurs, Nashville Post
Quoted, Is it Legal to Dock Pay for Employees Returning Late from Breaks?,
Quoted, Tales of Copyright Fright and Trademark Terror, Wearables
Quoted, Q&A: Brentwood Lawyer Stresses 'Safety First', Nashville Post
Quoted, Valuable Land at Center of Church Dispute, Nashville Post
Quoted, St. Andrew's Requests Rehearing Following Appeals Court Ruling, Nashville Post
Quoted, St. Andrew's Appeals to Tennessee Supreme Court in Property Case, Nashville Post
Mentioned, Lawsuit Hearing on Tennessee House District 26 Ballot Delayed, Times Free Press 
Mentioned, Judge Denies Tennessean's Motion to Unseal Lawsuit Against Student Accused of Sex Crimes, Tennesseean
Mentioned, Remodelers’ Lawsuit Against Federal Flood Insurer Cannot Survive, Judge Rules, Law360
Mentioned, State, Federal Trade Secret Misappropriation Claims Survive Dismissal Motions, Law360
Mentioned, TN Supreme Court Declines to Hear Independent Contractor Worker's Comp Case, Nashville Post and Risk and Insurance
Mentioned, Court of Appeals: Trucker’s attempt to Save on Workers’ Comp Wrong, Nashville Post


AirBnB and VRBOs: New Land Use Challenges, National Business Institute