Benjamin T. Verney

Ben Verney has experience in complex litigation, government investigations, and modern discovery. He has assisted clients in energy and construction litigation, oil and gas commercial disputes, and environmental liability and related insurance recovery litigation. In addition, Ben has assisted clients in connection with extensive federal and international antitrust reviews, foreign corrupt practices reviews and audits, and state attorneys general investigations.

Ben's experience serving energy sector clients includes complex commercial disputes as well as construction and pipeline development litigation. He served on a team that successfully defended a Pittsburgh-based company against a billion-dollar claim for interests in Iraqi Kurdistan oil fields, a claim that involved litigating in federal court, London Commercial Court, and international arbitration. He also served on a team that helped a client reach successful settlement in a $56 million state court claim related to construction costs of a 88-turbine wind farm. [1]