Wyatt Tarrant & Combs, LLP is pleased to announce that Ben Straus has been named Chair of the Louisville Bar Association’s Real Estate Section for 2015. The Louisville Bar Association’s Real Estate Section has more than 150 members and as Section Chair, Mr. Straus’ responsibilities will include coordination of quarterly meetings, continuing legal education (CLE) seminars and providing contributions to the LBA's monthly publication Bar Briefs. Mr. Straus has served as Vice Chair of the Section since 2013.
Mr. Straus concentrates his law practice in the areas of commercial lending transactions and the sale, acquisition, leasing and development of commercial property. He earned his J.D. from the University of Louisville, Brandeis School of Law and his B.A. from Miami University of Ohio. Ben is based in Wyatt’s Louisville office and is licensed to practice law in Kentucky. He will also serve in the new year as Secretary on the board of directors of the Young Real Estate Professionals of Louisville.