Bradley A. Bening

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Biography

Bradley A. Bening’s practice focuses on the areas of business litigation, insurance, real estate, construction, intellectual property, corporate and partnership disputes, and professional liability. He also has an active practice serving as a mediator, special master and arbitrator, and conducts 75 to 100 mediations per year and has successfully mediated more than 700 matters.

Local courts frequently call on him to mediate or act as special master in cases which present unique or complex challenges to case management and resolution. Please click here to read about Mr. Bening's mediation expertise and experience.


Mr. Bening has specialized in multifaceted insurance matters, business and construction for nearly a decade. Prior to cofounding Willoughby, Stuart, Bening & Cook, he was with the law firm Hoge, Fenton, Jones & Appel, where he was a shareholder.


He is an avid mountain biker, skier, kayaker and swimmer.



Author: "The Tahoe Dilemma," University of California at Davis Environmental Law Society Quarterly, 1981. Co-Author: "California Liability Insurance Practice: Claims and Litigation" (CEB 1991).

Areas of Practice (10)

  • Business Litigation
  • Insurance
  • Real Estate
  • Construction
  • Corporate Law
  • Partnership Law
  • Intellectual Property
  • Arbitration
  • Mediation
  • Special Master

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
877-424-4118  Phone
408-295-6375  Fax
www.wsblaw.net
University Attended:
California State University at Chico, B.A., cum laude, 1978
Law School Attended:
University of California at Davis, J.D., 1982
Year of First Admission:
1982
Admission:
1982, California
Memberships:
State Bar of California.
Birth Information:
Waterloo, Iowa, July 23, 1955
ISLN:
909116598
Payment Information:
  • Fixed Hourly Rates

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0 (3 reviews)
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  • Legal Knowledge

    5.0/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    5.0/5.0
  • Judgment

    5.0/5.0
  • Communication

    5.0/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    5.0/5.0
  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Principal on 02/24/12 in Mediation

  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Partner on 12/08/11 in Mediation

    While most of my work with Mr. Bening has been in litigation, he has also acted as mediator on two complex cases in which my firm was involved. What I most appreciate about his mediation skills is his ability to openly communicate with all parties an... Read more

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    While most of my work with Mr. Bening has been in litigation, he has also acted as mediator on two complex cases in which my firm was involved. What I most appreciate about his mediation skills is his ability to openly communicate with all parties and counsel involved and his absolute integrity and objectivity. Some mediators have a prediliction toward one side or the other but Mr. Bening always focuses on the task at hand, taking a neutral position and working smartly to resolve the dispute Read less

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    Fairmont Plaza , 50 West San Fernando Street, Suite 400
    San Jose, CA 95113-2429

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