Ben Schwefel joined J.R. Matsen in January 2017 and practices in the areas of business formation, business succession and planning, asset protection, and estate planning. Ben earned his undergraduate degree from the University of California, San Diego and his law degree from University of San Diego School of Law, where he was a published author and member of the editorial board of the San Diego Journal of Climate & Energy Law.
Prior to joining J.R. Matsen, Ben was an associate attorney at a San Diego-based boutique law firm where he assisted small businesses, nonprofit organizations, and individuals with their business and estate planning needs. He is also an active member of Christian Legal Society and his local bar association.
Outside of the office, Ben is active in his local church and in various nonprofit organizations. He also enjoys exploring Southern California with his wife and newly-rescued basset hound.