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Lightfoot, Franklin & White Welcomes New Associate
July 9, 2019
Lightfoot, Franklin & White LLC is proud to welcome Benjamin P. Harmon, who joins the firm’s Birmingham office as an associate.
Harmon handles a broad range of matters, including antitrust, white collar and general commercial litigation for clients in the financial services, consumer goods, healthcare and telecommunications sectors.
Before joining Lightfoot, Harmon was as an associate in the Atlanta office of Alston & Bird LLP. After law school, he served as a law clerk for Chief Justice Ralph D. Gants of the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts. He was also a law fellow at the Equal Justice Initiative, where he worked with clients on death penalty appeals and authored reports on litigation reform.
Harmon earned his J.D. from Harvard Law School, graduating cum laude while simultaneously earning a Master of Public Policy. While at Harvard, he served as a legal intern at the Mecklenburg County Office of the Public Defender, where he tried four bench trials and argued numerous motions.