David B. Benoit is a general partner and co-founder of Aeton Law Partners LLP where his practice focuses on representing clients on all matters involving information technology, intellectual property, data security and compliance, strategic sourcing and complex technology transactions, including the outsourcing of business processes, application development and IT infrastructure.
David counsels a broad range of clients, including individual entrepreneurs, start-up ventures, e-commerce companies, financial services institutions and global corporations on a wide range of business and technology matters, including software licensing, application development, copyright, IP due diligence and strategy, trademark prosecution, IP portfolio creation and enforcement, business structures and mergers and acquisitions.
Having previously served as corporate counsel for a global financial services corporation, David was responsible for a host of technology, intellectual property, investment and corporate matters involving complex, multi-jurisdictional legal and business issues. Known by his clients for his ability to solve problems effectively and fuse creative thinking with practical business experience, some of the largest and most respected corporations have relied on David to optimize their enterprise technology sourcing and procurement strategies.
Having achieved Martindale-Hubbell's AV Preeminent peer review rating, the highest rating in legal ability and ethical standards, David has also been included in the select listing of outstanding attorneys in Connecticut and New England by Superlawyers. David has been recognized as a "Top Rated Attorney" in the area of Technology and IP Law in both The American Lawyer and Corporate Counsel magazines and has been selected as a "Top Attorney" in both Connecticut Magazine and Hartford Magazine.