Benton Employment Law Selected to 2023 U.S. News Best Law Firms

Benton Employment Law Best Law Firms

Benton Employment Law has been selected as a 2023 “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News – Best Lawyers® for their excellence and diligence in legal practice. Visit the firm online to learn more.

Benton Employment Law has been named a 2023 “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News – Best Lawyers®. Firms receiving this distinction are recognized for their excellence in legal practice and consistent success on behalf of their clients. Honorees are chosen as leaders by millions of ratings from clients and peers. The 2023 rankings are based on over 12 million evaluations of thousands of lawyers and firms nationwide.

Benton Employment Law Group has been recognized in Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America for their work in:

  • Labor and Employment Law – Employee
  • Litigation – Labor and Employment

The “Ones to Watch” recognitions are given to attorneys and firms with unmatched potential and a successful track record.

Benton Employment Law has represented clients throughout Oakland, San Francisco, Palo Alto, Sacramento, and Northern California. The award-winning team of legal professionals offers a variety of legal services to support clients at all levels of the legal system. The firm provides attentive and empathetic counsel backed by experience and a passion for excellence.

While a boutique firm, Benton Employment Law supports clients of all sizes with their employment law concerns. Clients can depend on the legal team for all their legal needs.

Award-winning Founding Attorney Chambord Benton-Hayes serves on several executive boards for legal and non-profit organizations. She has been recognized as a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers (an honor awarded to only 2.5% of attorneys under the age of 40), “Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch” (awarded for outstanding professional excellence in private practice), and multiple "40 under 40" lists. NBA’s Women Lawyers Division also named her “2022 Outstanding Women Lawyer in a Solo/Small Firm.” Super Lawyers Magazine featured her life and career in a July 2022 article.

Benton Employment Law handles various legal cases including:

  • Wrongful Termination
  • Retaliation
  • Workplace and Sexual Harassment
  • Race Discrimination
  • Whistleblower Claims
  • Disability Discrimination
  • Executive Compensation and Severance Agreements
  • And more

The legal team at Benton Employment Law is proud to represent clients throughout Northern California. Visit to find out more about the firm and its services.