Clerkship(s)
  • Law Clerk to the Honorable Ben F. Tennille, Chief Special Superior Court Judge for Complex Business Cases, North Carolina Business Court, 2004-05
Education
  • Wake Forest University, J.D., 2004, Managing Editor, Wake Forest Law Review, 2003-04. James and Marie Mason Scholarship
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, B.A., 2000
Bar & Court Admissions
  • North Carolina
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit
  • United States District Court, Eastern District, North Carolina
  • United States District Court, Middle District, North Carolina
  • United States District Court, Western District, North Carolina

Benjamin R. Norman

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2000 Renaissance Plaza
230 North Elm Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
T: (336) 271-3155
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Ben Norman represents clients involved in complicated business disputes before federal and state courts, including the North Carolina Business Court.  He has wide-ranging experience in lawsuits involving claims for breach of contract, unfair and deceptive trade practices, fraud, breach of fiduciary duty and claims against large banks related to interest rate swaps and other similar derivatives.

Honors & Awards

Recognized as a "Rising Star" in business litigation by North Carolina Super Lawyers, 2013, 2014

Professional & Community Activities

  • American Bar Association - Litigation Section
  • North Carolina Bar Association - Litigation, Antitrust and Complex Business Dispute Sections
  • Greensboro Bar Association
  • Greensboro Bar Association - Young Lawyers Section, President, 2011-2012
  • Grace Church United Methodist
  • GirlCHARGE, Inc. - Board of Directors, 2008-2011
  • The Community Foundation of Greensboro Future Fund
  • United Way of Greensboro Young Leaders

Articles, Publications & Presentations

  • The Electronic Courtroom and Complex Litigation in the North Carolina Business Court: An Introduction. CLE Co-presenter, October 2007
  • Changes at the North Carolina Business Court, Learn to Utilize this Resource. Forum Magazine, Summer 2006
  • Changes at North Carolina Business Court, Brooks Pierce Lawyers are Active and Involved.  Legal Topics Bulletin, March 2006
  • Effects of the Shift of the Burden of Proof in the Disposition of Tax Cases.  38 Wake Forest L. Rev. 1357 (2003). 

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