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  • B.A., University of North Carolina, 2004, Highest Distinction Honors
  • J.D., University of North Carolina, 2007
  • The James E. and Carolyn B. Davis Society (2007)
  • North Carolina Law Review - Board of Editors (2007), Staff (2006)
  • North Carolina Commissioner of Banks - Extern (2006)
  • George Washington University - Semester In Washington Program (2002)
  • North Carolina, 2007
  • North Carolina Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
100 North Tryon Street
Suite 4700
Charlotte, NC 28202-4003

Benjamin (Ben) M. Pickett

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Ben Pickett's practice consists of a wide variety of transactional fields, with a focus on commercial contracts and transportation and logistics matters.  Present representation includes Fortune 500 companies, with the scope of such representation encompassing complex acquisitions and joint ventures.

Pickett has significant experience assisting clients with general corporate, operational and commercial contract needs, including drafting and negotiating large national and international equipment purchases and critical vendor agreements, industrial gas agreements, international joint ventures, and formation and structure of various entities.

Pickett has developed an extensive practice in the realm of transportation law for Fortune 500 companies.  Additionally, Pickett regularly advises trucking companies on the various legal issues they face as motor carriers. Pickett has been appointed by a Fortune 200 Client to its Logistics Team, managing and advising on trucking, maritime/barge, railroad and import/export-related matters as they arise in the international supply chain.

Of Note

  • Selected for inclusion on the North Carolina Rising Stars list, which is included in the North Carolina Super Lawyers magazine, for Mergers & Acquisitions (2012-2017)
  • Board of Directors, North Carolina Heroes Fund
  • Board of Advisors, Charlotte International School Inc.
  • Board of Directors, Strengthen Charlotte (2010- Present)
  • Semester In Washington Program Scholarship Committee, George Washington University (2010- Present)
  • Moore & Van Allen Recruiting Committee (2007- Present)

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • North Carolina Bar Association
  • Transportation Lawyers Association, Trucking Committee Member
  • The Federalist Society, Member
  • Association of Corporate Growth, Inc.- Carolinas Chapter, Member 
  • British-American Business Council of North Carolina, Member