National Law Firm Expands Civil Litigation and Appellate Practices


mctlaw announces the addition of two attorneys to our expanding litigation, trial and appeal practices. Tamara J. Williams and Benjamin Christian join the Sarasota, FL office.

Tamara J. Williams joins mctlaw as a trial attorney and experienced attorney. Ms. Williams served as lead counsel in more than 50 county and circuit court cases as a former public defender in Sarasota and Manatee counties. Ms. Williams has also spent much of her career focusing on personal injury, workers’ compensation, real estate and family law. She joins mctlaw’s product liability team, representing clients who have been harmed by multinational corporations. Ms. Williams serves on the Sarasota County Bar Association (SCBA) Board of Directors and is heavily involved with the SCBA Council for Diversity and Inclusion.

Benjamin Christian arrives at McTlaw after serving as a captain in the Army JAG Corps. He served 4 years of active duty with deployments to Iraq and Kuwait. Mr. Christian was head of the Federal Litigation Division in Fort Bragg, North Carolina. He has worked as an attorney in federal courts and advised on federal employment regulations and land use agreements. He created legal processes to reintroduce armed civilian contractors to Iraq and helped more than 600 soldiers with succession planning prior to deployment. Mr. Christian practices in the firm’s appeal and business law groups.

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