Ben Bonney

Ben Bonney

Associate

214.651.3325

bbonney@macdonalddevin.com

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Areas of Practice

Business Litigation

Debt Collection

Insurance Defense

Personal Injury

Product Liability

Replevins

Subrogation

Title Litigation

Vehicle Liens


Overview

Ben Bonney is an experienced litigator who handles a wide range of issues for both plaintiffs and defendants, giving him a very unique and complete understanding of the legal process. He is highly effective in the courtroom and the negotiating table because he keeps his arguments simple, yet powerful. Clients appreciate that Ben keeps them fully informed at every step, from the initial meeting to a favorable result. He always makes time for a conversation about issues he can help resolve.


In addition to his insurance defense experience, Ben is also an aggressive commercial debt collection attorney and one of the foremost experts in Texas on vehicle replevins, mechanic’s liens, and storage liens.

In his spare time, Ben enjoys playing guitar, strategy board games with friends, gardening, and cooking international cuisine.

Representative Experience

  • Obtained favorable settlement in $1.3 million storage lien litigation in bankruptcy adversary proceeding.

  • Negotiated resolution to over 20 lawsuits between vehicle financer and City of San Antonio regarding police impound policies.

  • Represented floor plan financer in ongoing cutting edge litigation aiming to change Texas law.

  • Received favorable summary judgment in $425,000 case against medical practice that failed to pay for medical products.

Professional Affiliations

  • Dallas Bar Association

  • State Bar of Texas

  • Dallas Association of Young Lawyers

Educational/Professional Background

Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, Juris Doctor, 2018

The University of Texas at Austin, Bachelor of Science, Marine Biology, 2013

Court Admissions

Supreme Court of Texas

U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas