Attorney Profile

Katie Benson is an associate with Ray Quinney & Nebeker.  Ms. Benson practices in the firm’s litigation, white collar criminal defense, and employment sections.  Previously, Ms. Benson worked as an intern for the Utah Federal Public Defender’s Office, a summer clerk with the United States Attorney’s Office for the District of Utah, a summer associate with Ray Quinney and Nebeker, and an intern for the Salt Lake County District Attorney’s Office.   

Education

S.J. Quinney College of Law, University of Utah, J.D., 2014

  • Graduated with High Honors
  • Received CALI Award in Torts
  • Received Outstanding Achievement Awards in Legal Methods and Trial Advocacy
  • 2014 National Trial Advocacy Team member

 University of San Diego, B.A., Communication Studies with a Minor in French, 2010

  • magna cum laude
  • Lambda Pi Eta Communication Honors Society
  • Trustee Scholarship, 2006-2010 
  • Dean’s List, 2006-2010

Admitted to Practice

  • Utah State Bar, 2014

Affiliations / Memberships

  • Member, Litigation Section of the Utah State Bar
  • Member, Employment Section of the Utah State Bar
  • Member, Criminal Section of the Utah State Bar
  • Member, Women Lawyers of Utah
  • Member, Young Lawyers Division

Professional and Civic Activities

  • Senate Page for Senator Orrin Hatch, Washington D.C.