Jenner & Block

Adrienne Lee Benson is a litigator in the firm’s Appellate & Supreme Court, Government Controversies, and Election Law Practices.

Ms. Benson received her JD from the New York University School of Law, where she served as managing editor of the N.Y.U. Law Review, participated in a clinic with the US Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York and interned with the Fraud Section of the Criminal Division of the US Department of Justice.  Before law school, Ms. Benson worked on political campaigns, on Capitol Hill and at a public policy organization.  She currently serves on the board of the Washington, DC Chapter of the American Constitution Society.

Prior to rejoining the firm, Ms. Benson served as a law clerk to the Honorable Katherine B. Forrest of the US District Court for the Southern District of New York and for the Honorable Robert L. Wilkins of the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit.