Bud Bennington is an accomplished trial attorney with more than 35 years of experience representing a variety of clients in complex business litigation matters. His extensive trial experience ranges from complex “white collar” cases to intricate business litigation matters. As a partner with Shutts & Bowen, Bud continues to be a leader in the firm’s Business Litigation Practice Group, having served as the groups’ Co-Chair for more than seven years.
Bud has appeared in federal and state courts, as well as before governmental organizations and administrative agencies. He is a legal strategist who has trained, managed and mentored numerous attorneys throughout his career while also serving as lead counsel in multifaceted litigation actions for a number of Fortune 500 companies. Bud represents clients in a number of industries including:
Bud’s exceptional advocacy skills are the cornerstone of his practice in the negotiation and resolution of complicated business disputes including:
Bud’s legal abilities have earned him the distinction of being recognized by his peers as an “AV” top-rated attorney in the Martindale-Hubbell legal index, as well as being selected as a Florida Super Lawyer. His legal insight and opinion has also brought about the opportunity for him to appear as a guest legal commentator on different occasions for television news programs on ABC News, CNBC, and CNN.