Ben Joyce

Associate

Ben’s practice focuses on business and real estate litigation, wrongful death and catastrophic personal injury, and other general liability cases. He represents both plaintiffs and defendants, including corporate and individual clients, in state and federal court in a broad array of civil matters involving commercial contracts, business torts, real property and land use disputes, product liability, premises liability, and general negligence cases.

Prior to joining Lesemann & Associates, Ben practiced at a large regional firm ranked in the Am Law 200. Ben earned his undergraduate degree from the University of Georgia and law degree from the Charleston School of Law, where he served on the Journal of Alternative Dispute Resolution. While in law school, he also served as a judicial extern to United States District Court Judge Richard M. Gergel. Following law school and prior to entering private practice, he served as a law clerk to South Carolina Circuit Court Judge George C. James, Jr., who has since been appointed to the Supreme Court of South Carolina.

Ben and his wife, Lisa, live in downtown Charleston with their son, Hardy.

EMAIL

bhj@lalawsc.com

 

DIRECT DIAL

(843) 203-0471

PRACTICE AREAS

Business and Real Estate Disputes

Wrongful Death/Personal Injury

Civil Litigation

ADMISSIONS

South Carolina

U.S. District Court, South Carolina

U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit

HONORS AND AWARDS

The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch: Commercial Litigation, Municipal Law (2021)

Graduate, Leadership Charleston (2019)