Pensacola, Florida
Thursday June 21st 2018


The Last Word—Ben Zimmern

Ben Zimmern
Associate Attorney, Galloway Johnson Tompkins Burr & Smith

What is your chief characteristic?
A positive attitude and good sense of humor

What do you appreciate most about your friends?
They don’t have to put up with me, but they do anyway.

Who is your favorite hero in fiction?
Harper Lee’s Atticus Finch

Who is your favorite heroine in fiction?
I don’t do drugs, fictional or otherwise.

What is the best thing you have ever won?
The heart of the woman I love.

What did you mother always tell you?
“Stop hitting your brother.”

What is the worst idea you’ve ever had?
I once convinced my brother that we needed to discover what was inside batteries using hammers. Although I escaped injury, he went to the hospital with battery acid in his eye.

What is your favorite food?

Which talent would you most like to have?
The ability to play a musical instrument

What movie do you love to watch repeatedly?
“The Departed”

What was your most embarrassing moment?
Admitting that I watch “Jersey Shore” in the following question

What TV show is your guilty pleasure?
“Jersey Shore”

What is the last book you read?
“Two Years Before the Mast” by Richard Henry Dana

What is your theme song?
“Life’s Been Good” by Joe Walsh