Welcome to the Benton Franklin Bar Association


The Benton Franklin Bar Association has been serving the needs of local attorneys for over 50 years. Our Association has approximately 180 members. Currently, there are approximately 380 attorneys in the Tri-Cities area.
Our current president is Beau Ruff, president elect is Stella Pederson the Secretary is Rich Whaley and Treasurer is Nick Ashjian.


Upcoming Events
The Association holds monthly meetings for members from September through June on the third Tuesday of each month.  Most meetings are approved for CLE Credits.  The meetings are from 12 - 1 p.m. at The Country Gentleman Restaurant at 9221 W. Clearwater, Kennewick.

Attendance is free.  Those desiring to eat lunch must RSVP to the Treasurer at nick@tzmlaw.com no later than the Friday before the luncheon to reserve a lunch.  The cost of lunch is $12.00 per person.

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