Ben A. Donnell

Shareholder

Ben Donnell is a named shareholder in the Corpus Christi office of Donnell, Abernethy & Kieschnick. He is a trial lawyer whose practice includes medical malpractice defense, health care litigation, products liability, energy related litigation, business, commercial and insurance defense. Ben is Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization

Ben is a Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation and the American Bar Foundation and is a member of the Corpus Christi Bar Association, the American Board of Trial Advocates, Texas Association of Defense Counsel, American Health Lawyers Association, American Inns of Court, and a member of the Bar Association of the Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Born in Wichita Falls, Texas, Ben received his Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Texas in 1959 and his LL.B from the University of Texas in 1961.
After law school, Ben was a briefing attorney with the Supreme Court of Texas from 1961 to 1962. He is Martindale-Hubbell AV rated. Ben is admitted to practice as a member of the Texas State Bar, U.S. District Court for the Southern and Western Districts of Texas, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and the U.S. Supreme Court.

Position:
Named Shareholder
Area of Practice:
Personal Injury defense, medical malpractice litigation
Health Care Litigation
General insurance litigation
Products Liability Law
Energy Related Litigation
Admitted:
Texas, 1961
U.S. Court of Appeals 5th Circuit
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas
U.S. Supreme Court
Education:
University of Texas, LL.B. 1961
University of Texas, B.B.A. 1959
Board Certified in Civil Trial Law by the Texas Board of Legal
Specialization
Honors and Affiliations:
Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation
Fellow, American Bar Foundation
Named in Texas Monthly’s “Texas Super Lawyer” 2010 Corpus Christi Bar Association
American Board of Trial Advocates
Texas Association of Defense Counsel
American Inns of Court
Member, Bar Association of the Fifth Federal Circuit
Named in Texas Monthly’s “Texas Super Lawyer” 2004 – 2013
Born:
1936, Wichita Falls, Texas