Benjamin M. Creps


 Areas of Practice:


  • J.D., Richardson School of Law, University of Hawaii, 2013
    • Member, Intellectual Property Moot Court Team
  • B.A., University of Southern California, 2010

Benjamin M. Creps

Ben Creps, a partner with Ashford & Wriston, was admitted to the Hawaii bar in 2013 and joined the firm in 2014.

Ben’s practice focuses on general civil litigation, real property and land use, appellate work, and intellectual property law.  Within these areas, he has a broad range of experience, including: prosecuting trademark and copyright applications, securing shoreline certifications, title defense, and representing creditors in bankruptcy.  Ben is also interested in consumer protection law and standing up for “the little guy.” 

Ben is licensed to practice before all courts in the State of Hawaii and the United States District Court for the District of Hawaii. He is a member of the Hawaii State Bar Association. 

Outside the office, he enjoys stand-up paddling and tending to his kihapai (backyard farming).

Professional Activities:

Before joining the firm, Ben served as a law clerk to the Honorable Daniel R. Foley of the Intermediate Court of Appeals, State of Hawaii, from September 2013 to August 2014.

During law school, Ben worked at the Legal Aid Society of Hawaii and represented clients at administrative hearings, provided transactional services to local small businesses through Richardson’s clinical program, and was a summer associate with the firm in 2012.