Benjamin Krinke offers a distinctive edge in automotive law, fortified by a career path that spans plaintiff personal injury law firms, insurance claim representation, and defense litigation.
Ben’s experience provides him with a well-rounded view of no-fault, general liability, and personal injury cases, particularly within the automotive context. Starting his career at a southeast Michigan personal injury firm, Ben gained considerable litigation experience in first- and third-party motor vehicle accidents and personal injury cases. He honed his skills in drafting motions, complaints, and other essential documents. His active involvement in depositions and motion hearings deepened his practical knowledge, enabling him to manage a high-volume caseload.
Transitioning to a litigation claim representative at a Michigan insurer, Ben managed a caseload of litigated PIP, UM/UIM, and bodily injury automobile insurance claims. His deep familiarity with statutory and case law allowed him to give valuable guidance to front-line claim representatives. Ben earned multiple designations through The Institutes in AINS and AIC-M, equipping him with a comprehensive understanding of the insurance industry. This specialized knowledge empowers him to navigate complex legal challenges with a heightened awareness of industry dynamics, resulting in adept and tailored representation for his clients.
Michigan State University College of Law
Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, 2015
Central Michigan University-Honors
Bachelor of Music, Vocal Performance, magna cum laude, 2012
- State Bar of Michigan
- Litigation, Insurance and Indemnity Law, and Young Lawyers Sections