Zinnecker Benjamin

Benjamin Zinnecker

Senior Trial Counsel


Email Address: bzinnecker@germer-austin.com

Phone: 512.472.0288

Location: Austin Office

Overview

Ben Zinnecker was born and raised in Austin, Texas. He attended Texas A&M University, where he received a B.A. in Philosophy in 2005. In 2008, Ben earned his J.D. from Baylor University School of Law, where he enjoyed success in pretrial, mock trial, and moot court competitions. After law school, Ben spent 9 years practicing law at firms in Amarillo and Houston, handling a variety of civil litigation matters. Ben then returned to Austin when he joined Germer in 2018.

Ben currently represents national and global clients in a variety of state and federal litigation matters. His practice focuses on product liability defense, general tort, and complex commercial disputes. He has significant trial experience, having tried cases to verdict involving product liability, commercial, personal injury defense, real estate, and employment disputes. He is involved in all aspects of discovery planning and execution, preparation of trial strategy, and trial advocacy.

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Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of Texas – 2008
  • Admitted to practice before the following courts:
    • All Texas state courts
    • United States District Court for the Western, Northern, Southern and Eastern Districts of Texas

Education

  • Baylor University School of Law
    • Juris Doctor – 2008
    • Order of the Barristers
    • Fall 2008 National Pretrial Advocacy Competition, Semifinalist
  • Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas
    • Bachelor of Arts –Philosophy – magna cum laude – 2005

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

  • State Bar of Texas Litigation Section
  • Texas Young Lawyers Association

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GERMER PLLC
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Beaumont, Texas 77701
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301 Congress Avenue, Suite 1700
Austin, Texas 78701
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