Chris Bentley


Chris is an associate attorney who practices in insurance defense. Since graduating from the University of Minnesota Law School, he has worked in public interest law in Los Angeles, and as a contract negotiator for U.S. Bank. During school, Chris was an editor for the Minnesota Journal of International Law, and assisted new start-ups for the Business Law Clinic. Despite his law school affiliation, Chris is a proud University of Wisconsin alumnus, where he studied Political Science and Russian History.

Away from work, Chris coaches Lincoln- Douglas debate at Apple Valley High School.

Legal Assistant: Melony Siedow

Practice Areas:

  • Member, State Bar of California

Professional and Civic Activities

  • Cum Laude, University of Minnesota Law School, 2013
  • University of Wisconsin- Madison, 2008
  • Coach, LD Debate, Apple Valley High School, 2015-Present
  • Big Brother, Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Minnesota, 2015-Present
  • Judicial Extern, 1st District, Hon. Judge Thomas Poch, 2011
  • Member, State Bar of California