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Benjamin L. Gould Director


Office: 802.658.2311

Benjamin Gould is a member of the Captive Insurance law, Insurance Services, and Property + Development teams. Ben represents Vermont and Missouri captive insurance companies and risk retention groups, specializing in corporate transactions and matters of ongoing regulatory compliance. Ben also provides advice on coverage determinations to risk retention groups and other non-traditional liability insurers and represents these clients in the litigation or arbitration of coverage issues. Finally, Ben represents parties to real estate transactions in Vermont and Massachusetts and provides commercial real estate title research and certification services for lending institutions, as well as in conjunction with potential mergers and acquisitions.

Ben’s captive insurance clients range from large companies owned by publicly-traded corporations with international operations, including numerous Fortune 500 companies, to small companies owned by privately-held, family-run businesses. Ben’s clients reflect a wide range of market sectors, including health care, construction, retail, manufacturing, finance, educational, and quasi-governmental.

Prior to joining PF+C, Ben worked as an associate at Brown Rudnick LLP in Boston, Massachusetts, where he focused on commercial real estate transactions, siting and contracting for public utilities and telecommunications companies, and representation of bondholders in large-scale Chapter 11 bankruptcy cases. Before law school, Ben worked as a title examiner and paralegal for a residential real estate law firm in suburban Boston.

Professional + Community

Chittenden County Bar Association

Missouri Bar Association

Missouri Captive Insurance Association

Vermont Bar Association

Vermont Captive Insurance Association

Cancer Patient Support Foundation, Board President 2016 – present; Board Member since 2014

Leadership Champlain Alumni, Lake Champlain Regional Chamber of Commerce

United States Soccer Federation, Referee, 1994-present

Hobbies + Interests

Soccer, hiking, skiing, traveling, and cooking