Ben Zavelsky is a 2L born and raised in Richmond, Virginia. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2015 and worked at a personal injury law firm before attending law school. Public interest causes are close to Ben’s heart, and he works with the U.S. District Court for the SDFL and the Florida Justice Center to support the legal needs of our community’s least fortunate.
Ben also serves as Treasurer of FIU’s Public Interest Network and volunteers at Feeding South Florida, a local food bank. In his free time, Ben likes to go to the beach and nerd out about cooking.