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Benjamin C. Dilley

Associate
1700 East Beltline, N.E.
Suite 200
Grand Rapids, MI 49525-7044
T 616.726.2273

Overview

Ben Dilley is an associate with the litigation practice group in the Grand Rapids office. Ben focuses his practice in civil litigation, including commercial, employment and energy law.

Ben is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, Grand Rapids Bar Association, American Association for Justice and Michigan Association for Justice.

Ben graduated cum laude with his law degree from Michigan State University College of Law. While attending law school, Ben clerked for Kent County Circuit Court Judges Christopher Yates and James Redford, who is now a judge for the 3rd District of the Michigan Court of Appeals.

Ben is an avid marathon runner and triathlete. In 2006, he was a participant in Outward Bound, an outdoor leadership program in Patagonia, Chile involving backpacking, mountaineering and sea kayaking for 54 days.

Honors & Recognitions

Grand Rapids Magazine, Top Lawyers, 2019-2021

Michigan Super Lawyers, "Rising Star", 2019-2021

MSU College of Law Appellate Advocacy Competition, Second Place

National Moot Court Competition - Midwest Region, Semi-Finalist

Elon University Moot Court Competition, National Quarter-Finalist

Affiliations

Memberships & Affiliations

Legal Affiliations: 

  • State Bar of Michigan
  • Grand Rapids Bar Association
  • Michigan Association for Justice
  • American Association for Justice
  • Hillman Advocacy Program
    • Participant
  • MSU College of Law
    • Moot Court & Advocacy Board, Member

News & Events

News

Education

Michigan State University College of Law, cum laude, J.D. 2015

Kalamazoo College, B.A. Political Science 2011

Clerkships

Kent County Circuit Court

Bar and Court Admissions

Michigan

Grand Rapids Bar Association