J.D. Benton – Associate
JD Benton is an associate at Brockett & McNeel, LLP where he has practiced since graduating from Florida State University College of Law with honors. While attending FSU, JD earned his certificate in Environmental, Energy, and Land Use Law as well as having an article published in the American Bar Association Committee Newsletter, 2014. He was admitted to the State Bar of Texas in 2015. Prior to his legal studies, he attended Texas Tech University, where he graduated cum laude with joint degrees in Finance and Economics.
Since joining the firm, JD has done work for clients in general commercial litigation, oil and gas, and general business transactions and has represented clients in both transactional and litigation matters. JD assists in the firm’s representation of a variety of clients, from individuals to companies of all sizes.
JD is actively involved in the community by providing pro bono services for Legal Aid of Texas. He is also a member of the Texas Bar Association and the Midland County Young Lawyers Association. In his free time, you will probably find JD playing golf or hanging out with his family.