Ben Pratt is a shareholder at Saxton & Stump and a member of the firm’s Education, Construction, Labor and Employment and Litigation groups. He represents management at the collective bargaining table and has served as both chief spokesperson and in an advisory role during labor negotiations. He represents clients at local agency hearings, administrative tribunals and in quasi-judicial hearings as special counsel before the Pennsylvania Labor Relations Board and the National Labor Relations Board.

Ben’s years of experience in construction law has seen him represent project owners in the modification of the American Institute of Architects (AIA) contracts, provides representation throughout the entire project’s process, and helps finalize construction projects. He also represents owners in dispute resolution of contract or performance claims.

In Ben’s education practice, he represents schools in labor and grievance arbitrations, dismissal hearings, unemployment and workers compensation claims, court of common pleas litigation and appellate-level litigation. Ben serves as a solicitor for multiple school districts working on day-to-day educational issues as well as Title IX, constitutional, the Pennsylvania School Code and state regulations impacting school districts. At the start of 2023, he took over as president of the Pennsylvania School Board Solicitors Association.

Professional Affiliations

Recognitions

Community Involvement

Presentations