Benjamin Hicks joined the Forrest Firm in the spring of 2017, opening the firm’s Charlotte office. Ben advises clients in a diverse set of corporate transactions, including mergers, acquisitions, financings, entity formations, and general corporate governance matters.
Prior to joining Forrest Firm, Ben practiced corporate law in the Charlotte office of Moore & Van Allen, PLLC. Ben began his legal career in the New York office of Dechert LLP.
Ben earned a bachelor’s degree in political science from Western Carolina University. He graduated with a juris doctor degree from the University of North Carolina School of Law in Chapel Hill, where he was a member of the North Carolina Law Review.
Ben is a member of the North Carolina Bar Association.
Education (Benjamin D. Hicks)
♦ J.D., University of North Carolina School of Law
♦ B.A., Political Science, Western Carolina University