Mr. Roberts joined The Pinkerton Law Firm in 2010. Now partner with the firm, Mr. Roberts is a third generation Texan and a native Houstonian. Mr. Roberts is a Cum Laude graduate of Texas Tech University, who earned his Juris Doctorate from the South Texas College of Law. Since joining the firm, Mr. Roberts has recovered over a million dollars on behalf of those injured as a result of another’s negligence. An active sportsman and competitor, Mr. Roberts brings the tenacity of his athletic endeavors to his fight for client rights, and he takes special interest in battling insurance companies for fair settlements.
In fact, following law school, it was his brief stint with an insurance defense firm that convinced him he was on the wrong side of this legal equation. Appalled by the standing belief that his job was to keep the insurance company happy, Mr. Roberts quickly tired of working to deny underprivileged individuals their right to recover claims he felt were valid and he sought employment elsewhere. His search for the perfect position led him to the Pinkerton Law Firm, PLLC and the tutelage of fellow Texas Tech alumnus Chad Pinkerton.
Mr. Roberts’ previous employment in the legal profession included a rewarding stint at one of Houston’s oldest plaintiff’s firms, as well as clerkship under a renown and well respected defense attorney that gave him experience on the other side of the docket. Additionally, Mr. Roberts had the opportunity in law school to intern under a prestigious District Court Judge that now sits on the 14th Court of Appeals of Texas. In his free time, Mr. Roberts enjoys spending time with his wife, and pursuing his hobbies such as hunting and traveling.
Ben Roberts’ path to the Pinkerton Law Firm, PLLC mirrors the measured but determined pace of his life and studies, and suggests that his continued success is a foregone conclusion. As a result of his unquenchable thirst for knowledge and his tireless work ethic, Mr. Roberts has become a winner in life and in his professional endeavors.