Mile Two Church Inc. Class Action - Click Here
1 306 653 2838 Pay Invoice

Benjamin C. Rakochy

Ben was born and raised in rural Saskatchewan, having grown up on a mixed grain and poultry farm north of Canora. In 2010, he received his Bachelor’s Degree with Double Honours in Political Studies in History at the University of Saskatchewan. He was employed with both the University of Saskatchewan and the Government of Saskatchewan prior to attending the U of S again at the College of Law.

After graduating law school in 2014, Ben articled with a firm in Melfort, Saskatchewan, gaining valuable experience regarding legal issues involving agricultural business. Ben further worked for a firm exclusively involved in family law in Saskatoon for five years prior to joining Scharfstein LLP in October of 2022.

Ben has a broad practice in family law, with a focus on assisting parties dealing with separation and divorce involving agricultural property. He also engages in the practice of child and family services law, having represented a variety of clients, including child protection agencies, parents, extended family members and foster parents. He has appeared before all levels of Courts in Saskatchewan, including drafting material for the Supreme Court of Canada.

Outside of the office, you will find Ben trying to improve his golf game, assisting his brother with the family farm, listening to his eclectic record collection, and travelling with his wife to a variety of places across Canada as well as internationally.

Areas of Practice
  • Family Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Wills and Estates
  • Real Estate
Education and Experience

2015 – Admitted to the Saskatchewan Bar
2014 – Juris Doctor – University of Saskatchewan
2010 – Bachelor of Arts (Double Honours) – University of Saskatchewan

Professional and Community Involvement
  • Member, Law Society of Saskatchewan
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Saskatchewan Trial Lawyers Association
  • Volunteer, Pro-Bono Law Saskatchewan Legal Clinic
  • Former Director, North East Unit Canadian Cancer Society
  • Former Member, Melfort and District Kinsmen Club