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I represent people who have experienced physical, psychological and financial injuries due to the carelessness or criminal acts of others.  I estimate that I have represented nearly one thousand people in these types of matters.  I am proud that my clients place their health, livelihood and families in my care.  It is an awesome responsibility and I appreciate their confidence.  I have limited my practice to this area since 1989.  We practice in the small town of Arlington.  However, we deliver exceptional legal service and always ensure that our clients are exceptionally well represented.  We only accept legitimate injury claims and always thoroughly review our cases to ensure the truthfulness of the claim.


Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 48%
    29 years
  2. Insurance: 47%
    29 years
  3. Spinal Cord Injury: 5%



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  • Patrick L Vail

    I endorse this lawyer. Ben is an exceptionally gifted and compassionate advocate for his clients. I had the pleasure of working with Ben as co-counsel on a matter and was incredibly impressed by the high level of his work. He is an exceptional attorney.


    Patrick Vail Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Thomas Eric Hojem

    My first job out of law school was as Ben's associate. I still feel privileged to have learned from such a conscientious and skilled attorney. I strongly recommend Ben as a lawyer to anyone who asks.


    Thomas Hojem Personal injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

Contact info

Ben Wells & Associates

106 East Gilman Avenue
Arlington, WA, 98223

106 East Gilman Avenue
Arlington, WA, 98223



MIActive And In Good Standing198705/14/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
ShareholderLaw Office of Ben W. Wells, P.S.2004 - Present
ShareholderHammer & Wells, P.S.1993 - 2004
AssociateLaw Office of Barry A. Hammer1989 - 1993
AssociateDavid McKinnon & Associates1987 - 1989
Law Clerk/BailiffSt. Clair Shores District Court1986 - 1986
Association namePosition nameDuration
United States District Court for the Western District of WashingtonAdmitted2012 - Present
Trial Lawyers CollegeMember2008 - Present
Washington State Association for JusticeEagle Member1993 - Present
Washington State Association for JusticeMember1991 - Present
State Bar of MichiganAdmitted1987 - Present
Washington State Trial Lawyers AssociationSnohomish County Roundtable Chairperson2003 - 2004
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1986
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
WSAJ Annual ConventionVoir Dire & Trial Strategy w/an Emphasis on Story2014
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College Grad IIVisual Strategies for Trial2014
High Value CasesTrying a High Value Case in Snohomish County2013
Annual Tort Law Seminar: Nightmare on Tort Street:Consumer Protection Act in Negligence Cases2013
Organizing for Trial - Sno County Bar Assoc Brown Bag SeminarOrganizing for Trial2005
WSTLA SeminarTrying Cases in District Court2000