Benjamin L. Reitan began practicing law in 2002. Ben began his legal career in San Diego, California. While in law school Ben clerked at a successful San Diego personal injury law firm. After law school Ben practiced civil litigation at a San Diego law firm that specialized in business litigation. While at the firm Ben worked on many complex cases including gasoline pricing disputes against major oil companies and multi-national business disputes.
In 2005 Ben made the difficult decision to leave San Diego and return to his home state of Minnesota where he partnered with his father, Philip Reitan, at Reitan Law Office, PLLC.
At Reitan Law Office, PLLC Ben limits his practice to helping individuals who are injured and disabled. Ben handles Personal Injury cases, Worker’s Compensation cases, Social Security Disability appeals, and Private Short and Long Term Disability Appeals. All cases are handled on a contingent fee basis.
Ben would be happy to meet with you to discuss any claim, dispute, or issue you have involving the above areas of practice. There is no cost or obligation to meet with Ben and discuss your claim.
Away from the office Ben enjoys spending time with his wife, Emily, and young children, Brayden and Gabrielle.
|MN||Authorized to Practice||2005||10/18/2021|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top 40 Lawyers Under 40||American Society of Legal Advocates||2014|
|Rising Star||Minnesota Super Lawyers||2013|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers||National Trial Lawyers Association||2013|
|Top 40 under 40||National Trial Lawyers Association||2012|
|Super Lawyers Rising Stars||SuperLawyers||2012|
|SuperLawyers Rising Stars||SuperLawyers||2011|
|SuperLawyers Rising Star||SuperLawyers||2010|
|Attorney||Reitan Law Office, PLLC||2005 - Present|
|Attorney||Vaughn & Vaughn||2003 - 2005|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|National Trial Lawyers Association||N/A||2012 - Present|
|Minnesota Association for Justice||Member||2011 - Present|
|Minnesota State Bar Association||N/A||2005 - Present|
|State Bar of California||N/A||2002 - Present|
|Univ of San Diego SOL||law||2002|
|Gustavus Adolphus Coll||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1998|
|Semester at Sea||N/A||N/A|
|Social Security Disability||Social Security Disability||2020|
|Hollis v. Krenz||Favorable jury verdict|
Posted by Jennifer
January 21, 2010