Leland S. Benton

Associate

Leland S. Benton counsels public companies on the federal securities laws and corporate governance. Before joining Morgan Lewis, Leland served the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for five years as an attorney-adviser in the Division of Corporation Finance, where he reviewed transactions including securities offerings, acquisitions and divestments, as well as periodic reports and proxy statements. He is admitted in New York only, and his practice is supervised by DC Bar members.