Jeff Benton is the founder of The Benton Law Firm in Dallas, Texas, which advocates for individuals who have been harmed by the actions of others. Jeff is a personal injury and truck accident attorney who is committed to helping his clients achieve justice and recover damages. His approach is to work hard, pay close attention to detail, and always strive to do the best for his clients.
Jeff has had a great deal of success in his practice and has been recognized for his efforts. He was named to the “Best Lawyers in Dallas 2018” by D Magazine, and in 2013 was honored with the Dallas Trial Lawyers Association’s John Howie award. His practice focuses on personal injury cases involving premises liability, motor vehicle accidents, wrongful death, and other matters. He also handles a select number of commercial cases, on a contingent fee, including breach of contract, business tort, and deceptive trade practices cases.
Before starting his own law firm, Jeff worked at the international law firm Locke Lord LLP, where he focused on personal injury and commercial cases. He is a graduate of the University of Houston Law Center and has also served as an adjunct professor of business law at The University of Texas at Brownsville. He also is a member of the editorial board and Assistant Editor of State Bar Litigation Section Report.