Ben M. Flowers

Ben M. Flowers

State Solicitor, Ohio Attorney General’s Office

Topics: Constitution • Federal Courts • Federalism & Separation of Powers • Jurisprudence • Litigation • State Courts • State Governments • Supreme Court • Separation of Powers

Ben Flowers is the tenth Solicitor General of Ohio. In that role, he heads the Appeals Section of the Attorney General’s Office under Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost. Ben has represented clients in numerous courts — including federal appellate courts, the Supreme Court of Ohio, and the Supreme Court of the United States. Before joining the Attorney General’s Office, Ben worked at Jones Day in Columbus, Ohio. He previously served as a law clerk to Justice Antonin Scalia of the Supreme Court of the United States and to Judge Sandra Ikuta of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.

Ben is a graduate of The Ohio State University and the University of Chicago law school.

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Fighting Federal Encroachment

Inaugural Ohio Chapters Conference

In our nation's federalist system, the federal government's powers are limited to those that have...