A fourth-generation cattleman from Marathon, Texas, Ben Love practices law, specializing in real estate, oil and gas, agricultural and natural resource law. Ben has been a Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raiser's Association director since 1977, and is a long-time director of the Texas Wildlife Association. He has authored numerous articles concerning environmental regulation and property rights.  Ben also serves as General Counsel to Natural Resources Solutions, L.C. an Austin-based consulting firm that specializes in finding practical and innovative solutions to both regulatory and non-regulatory natural resource and environmental issues.