Mr. Benard effectively represents business clients with matters involving business disputes, healthcare, and protection of intellectual property. He provides sound counsel to companies of all sizes, from Fortune 500 and international companies to local businesses and entrepreneurs.
Mr. Benard advises a wide array of clients, including an international aerospace and defense contracting company, an international commercial airline, energy, mining and natural resources companies, manufacturers, financial institutions, and other businesses.
In addition, Mr. Benard has represented dozens of hospitals and other healthcare providers in many aspects of their businesses, including advice on regulatory compliance, government investigations, healthcare transactions, and litigation. Mr. Benard previously headed the litigation department of a large regional and international law firm.