Benjamin B. Bentrup

benjamin-b-bentrup
bbbentrup@beersmallers.com

Practice Emphasis:
After a 10+-year teaching career in high school Spanish, Mr. Bentrup entered law school with the intent to make the world a better place, especially in areas of religious freedom. He was presented with the CALI Excellence for the Future Award in Bioethics as the top law student in Bioethics om 2013 and presented at the Symposium on Faith, Religious Freedom, and the Law on July 7, 2015. Mr. Bentrup’s legal practice touches a number of areas, but principal among them is Municipal Law.

Associations:
Indiana State Bar Association
Indiana Supreme Court
Bar Admissions:
Indiana State Bar, 2014
Virginia State Bar, 2013
Federal District Court of Northern Indiana, 2015

Education:
Ave Maria School of Law – Juris Doctor, 2013.
University of Kentucky – M.A. (Spanish) 2000
Transylvania University – B.A. (Spanish) 1998

Community Service:
Neighborhood Christian Legal Clinic
St. John the Baptist Catholic Church

Personal:
When he goes home, Mr. Bentrup loves to spend time with his wife and five children. He is also an avid chess player (including a past high school national blitz championship).

Position: Associate
Location: LaGrange
Phone: (260) 463-4949
FAX: (260) 463-4905