William R. Bennett

William R. Bennett

San Jose, California
William Bennett began his legal career as a research attorney for the Santa Clara Superior Court. As a research attorney, William advised the judges of the Santa Clara Superior Court about the law and gave advice about how it applied to various cases and issues.

After leaving the Santa Clara Superior Court, William founded the Law Office of William R. Bennett to provide clients with unparalleled levels of service. The firm's founding philosophy is that every case is the most important case to the client, and each case and each client should be treated with that in mind.

Over the years, William has become an accomplished trial attorney. He has successfully tried numerous cases, including both bench trial and jury trials, and handled hundreds of contested evidentiary hearings.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense
  • DUI

Bar Admissions

  • California


  • Santa Clara University School of Law, Santa Clara, California
    • J.D. - 2006
  • University of California, Berkeley
    • B.A. - 2002
    • Major: English

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Santa Clara County Bar Association, Member
  • Ingram Inns of Court, Group Leader
  • California Continuing Education of the Bar, Author