With an extensive background as general counsel, I advise clients on all business-related matters.

With an extensive background as in-house counsel, Mr. Benson brings a pragmatic business-related mindset to the practice of law. His broad based legal, transactional, and business management experience spans several different industries, both domestic and international. Mr. Benson regularly represents manufacturers and distributors of gaming devices, casino/hotel companies, and technology companies, which spans from Fortune 100 companies to small privately held entities.

He concentrates his practice in the areas of public and private equity matters, gaming law and compliance, intellectual property, technology licensing, internet businesses, traditional and new media, real estate, and real estate finance.


Business & Corporate

Our business is business–your business. We offer vast experience in a full array of corporate legal services.



  • University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, 1987
    • J.D., with distinction
  • California State University, Long Beach, 1984
    • B.A., with distinction


  • Nevada Bar Association
  • Safari Club International Litigation Advisory Board, Volunteer


  • Nevada, 1992
  • California, 1987
  • Colorado, 1995
  • New York, 1991

Professional Achievements

  • The Best Lawyers in America©, 2024.


Representative Matters

  • 24 years of experience as in-house and outside counsel to casino entertainment and gaming manufacturers and distributors. Provide business focused legal advice in the areas of transactions, intellectual property, gaming compliance, and public company reporting.