Ben is an associate lawyer at Cox & Palmer’s Charlottetown office. Born and raised in Charlottetown, Ben graduated from the University of Prince Edward Island’s Bachelor of Business Administration program with a specialization in accounting.  Following his time at UPEI, Ben obtained a Juris Doctor degree from the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University, with a Certificate in Business Law.  Upon returning home, Ben was subsequently called to the Prince Edward Island Bar in May of 2020.

Ben practices in a variety of areas, with a primary focus on corporate/commercial law, real estate law, and wills and estates planning.

An active participant in the PEI sporting community, Ben enjoys working in a team environment while using his educational background and experience to provide business-focused solutions to his clients.


Bar Admission

Prince Edward Island (2020)

Law School

  • Dalhousie University Schulich School of Law


University of Prince Edward Island (BBA with Specialization in Accounting, 2016)

Dalhousie University Schulich School of Law (JD with Certificate in Business Law, 2019)

Professional Activities & Affiliations

Business Law Section Chair – Canadian Bar Association PEI Branch (2021)

Law Society Memberships

  • Law Society of Prince Edward Island
  • Canadian Bar Association


  • English
  • French