Ben Cunningham, Staff Attorney, began working for SCELP in May of 2019 after spending 15 years in private practice in Georgia and in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina. In Georgia, Ben was engaged in general practice with his father, Wm. David Cunningham. Ben worked for Motley Rice LLC in Mount Pleasant and focused on representing families harmed by exposure to asbestos.
Ben grew up in Northwest Georgia and graduated from the University of Georgia in 1997 and from Mercer University's Walter F. George School of Law in Macon, Georgia in 2004. He lives in Charleston with his wife, Janna, and their son, Felix.