Waldo Bennett Rose
Office Address
212 N. Elizabeth St., Ste. 410
LIMA, OH 45805-4338
Contact Information
Phone: (419) 222-7600
Email: benrose@woh.rr.com
About This Lawyer
Ben Rose is a graduate of Lima Senior High School, Princeton University, and the Ohio State University College of Law. At Princeton he majored in the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs. Ben has formerly served as a naval officer aboard an Atlantic Fleet destroyer, as the leader of a Navy river patrol unit in Vietnam, as a riverine warfare desk officer on the staff of the Chief of Naval Operations, as a Lima City Prosecutor, as a State Representative for Allen County, as an Assistant Minority Leader of the Ohio House of Representatives, as a Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy, as an Assistant Director of the Ohio Department of Health, as Executive Secretary of the Ohio Industrial Commission, as Chairman of the Ohio Ethics Commission, and as a member of the Lima City Charter Review Commission. Ben was admitted to practice law in Ohio in 1969. He limits his practice to education law, state and local government law, public official and employee ethics law, legal ethics law, election law,probate law, not-for-profit organization law, drafting organization by-laws and constitutions,advising on parliamentary procedure, and drafting contracts and other complex legal documents.