Andrew J. Benard, Associate
Andrew J. Benard received his law degree from the University of California, Irvine – School of Law and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Washington University in St. Louis. While in law school, he received the Faculty Award for Trial Advocacy and was a member of the Moot Court Board. He also performed more than 500 hours of pro-bono work for the Legal Aid Society of Orange County, where he was also an ABA Catalyst Grant Fellow.
Since joining Aaronson Rappaport, Mr. Benard has focused his practice on medical malpractice defense litigation and general litigation. Prior to joining the firm, he worked for a boutique real estate litigation firm in Los Angeles, California. Mr. Benard also has experience in California domestic violence and matrimonial law.
Mr. Benard is admitted to practice before the State Courts of New York and California.