Benjamin R. Jemsek

Ben Jemsek is a civil litigation attorney and a graduate of Creighton University Law School and Arizona Trial College.  For the past 18 years, he has represented clients from Arizona, California, Illinois, New Mexico, Nebraska, Nevada and the Sultanate of Oman.  He has represented a diverse clientele that includes governments, politicians, individuals, children, small businesses and multinational corporations.  He has also litigated cases against state and foreign governments as well as national and foreign corporations.

His practice focuses exclusively on civil litigation and personal injury cases.  While he has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in a variety of matters and in a number of jurisdictions, his practice is now exclusively limited to representing victims in personal injury and wrongful death cases, including automobile accidents, medical malpractice, legal malpractice, civil rights violations, product liability and trucking and boating accidents.    He has litigated numerous jury trials in both state and federal court and has argued before the Arizona Court of Appeals, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the Arizona Supreme Court.

Ben is a current professor at Phoenix College in the paralegal studies program where he has taught introduction to law, ethics, legal writing and civil procedures since 2006.  Prior to that, he taught certification courses in various subjects such as contract, property and tort law. Email Me: bjemsek@zacharlaw.com

Court Admissions

State and appellate courts of the State of Arizona

Supreme Court of the State of Arizona

U.S. District Court, District of Arizona

Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

Professional Associations

State Bar of Arizona

American Bar Association

Arizona Trial Attorneys (former)

Association of Trial Lawyers of America (former)

American Bar Association’s Section of Administrative Law and Regulatory Practice (former)

National School Board Association’s Counsel of School Attorney’s (former)

Former Vice President Arizona State Bar Personal Injury and Litigation Section