Benjamin M. Bartlett

Benjamin M. Bartlett

San Diego, California

Benjamin Bartlett has been a member of the California Bar since 2009. Mr. Bartlett has enjoyed a diverse civil practice, litigating cases in federal and state court, involving labor and employment matters, business disputes, breach of contract, personal injury and wrongful death. Mr. Bartlett has represented both plaintiffs and defendants, ranging from individuals to multinational businesses. He has successfully tried a variety of cases before juries, judges and administrative jurists.

In all his cases, big and small, Mr. Bartlett represents his clients with zeal, assertiveness and professionalism, achieving consistently excellent results on their behalf.

Prior to joining the Law Offices of Donald R. Holben & Associates, Mr. Bartlett worked for preeminent litigation firm in Los Angeles. He also worked as an associate at his father's law firm, Bartlett & Lievers, where he received unique insight and mentorship concerning the practice of law. Prior to working with his father, Mr. Bartlett was a summer associate at Heller Ehrman, and a federal judicial extern for the Honorable William B. Shubb.

Mr. Bartlett received his J.D. from the University of California, Davis where he graduated in the top 10% of his class and Order of the Coif. He graduated cum laude with a B.A. from the University of California, San Diego.

Mr. Bartlett was born and raised in Escondido. He is proficient in written and spoken Spanish.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Practice


  • University of California, Davis School of Law, Davis, California
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Top 10%
    • Honors: Order of the Coif
  • University of California, San Diego, California
    • B.A.

Past Employment Positions

  • Bartlett & Lievers, Associate
  • Heller Ehrman, Associate
  • Honorable William B. Shubb, Federal Judicial Extern


  • Spanish