Current hometown: Clermont.
Occupation: Attorney and owner of the Law Office of Ben Boylston, P.A.
My first job: I worked as an intern at Graves and Spivey, P.A., in Tavares.
Greatest career accomplishment: Being able to start my own firm in 2016. I love doing my own thing, and it has worked out well.
Business philosophy: Treating people with respect pays off in the long run.
Leader I admire: My father, Richard “Red” Boylston, a judge in Lake County for 20 years. He set me on my current path.
Away from the job, I enjoy: I love college football and am a big fan of the Michigan Wolverines. That’s where I earned my undergraduate degree in psychology.
Hidden talent: I am dominant at Scrabble.
Pet peeve: People who are constantly late.