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Benjamin D. Gilchrist



Benjamin D. Gilchrist


Practice Groups

Construction, Real Estate Litigation, Trust and Estates Litigation

Industry Groups

Construction Industry, Financial Services Industry, Real Estate and Residential Property Management Industry


Mr. Gilchrist is a litigation attorney, focusing his practice in the areas of construction, real estate, consumer finance, and trust and estates litigation.

Mr. Gilchrist has experience managing complex construction defect cases involving multiple parties. His practice includes taking depositions, preparing pleadings, and drafting and arguing dispositive motions. Mr. Gilchrist also has experience with land-use issues, including zoning disputes.

Mr. Gilchrist graduated cum laude from the University of St. Thomas School of Law. He is licensed in Minnesota, North Carolina, and South Carolina.



  • University of St. Thomas School of Law, J.D., cum laude, 2021
    • Dean's Award
    • Dean's List
  • University of Minnesota-Duluth, B.A., 2018
    • Dean's List

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota
  • Minnesota
  • North Carolina
  • South Carolina


Bar Associations

  • Minnesota State Bar Association
    • Civil Litigation Section
    • Probate, Trusts and Estates Section
  • Hennepin County Bar Association

Professional Associations

  • Associated General Contractors of Minnesota