Benjamin Shoemaker is a law clerk in Mayer Brown’s Washington DC office and a member of the Litigation & Dispute Resolution practice. In addition to his litigation practice, Benjamin counsels clients on a variety of complex and novel legal issues regarding cybersecurity. 

Benjamin received his law degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Michigan Law School. Benjamin also received his MA in Political Science from the University of Michigan, and he received his BA, with honors, from Calvin College, where he served as president of the student body.


University of Michigan Law School, JD, magna cum laude, Articles Editor, Michigan Journal of International Law; Order of the Coif

University of Michigan, MA,

Calvin College, BA, with honors, International Relations, Psychology, and Spanish Triple Major


  • Illinois
  • Not admitted in the District of Columbia. Practicing under the supervision of firm principals.


  • US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois