Born in Glen Cove, New York and raised in Southern Colorado and Oregon. Mr. Abbott started his professional career working in the tax department of the Dallas law firm Johnson, Bromberg & Leeds. Between 1988 and 1991 he practiced commercial litigation with Bickel & Brewer. Ben practiced insurance defense with McCauley, Macdonald, Love & Devin between 1991 and 1992. In 1993 Ben founded Ben Abbott and associates as a general practice law firm, eventually leading to a concentration in personal injury. Ben is married with two children and a member of the Park Cities Presbyterian Church.
Bachelor of Arts in Rhetoric & Communication, University of Oregon, 1983
University of Oregon School of Law, 1986
LLM in Taxation, New York University School of Law, 1987
U.S. Tax Court
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas