Ben Calhoun is an Associate at Turner Padget. His practice focuses on workers’ compensation matters in the firm’s Columbia office. Ben is admitted to practice law in South Carolina and North Carolina. He has been recognized by the Columbia Business Monthly’s Legal Elite from 2021-2023 in the area of workers’ compensation defense.Prior to joining the firm, Ben served as Staff Counsel at the South Carolina Administrative Law Court where he was involved in the whole gamut of challenges to actions or proposed actions of certain agencies of the State of South Carolina. Through his membership to that quasi-judicial body, he gained a unique perspective on how to approach legal matters from a court’s viewpoint in addition to refining his legal writing and research skills through authoring numerous published opinions.