Bennet Gerard Kelley

Bennet Gerard Kelley

Internet Lawyer

Santa Monica, CA





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About Me

Bennet is the founder of the Internet Law Center. While anybody can call themself an internet lawyer, few have been at the center of the leading internet legal and policy debates as Bennet has for the past decade. He was the Co-Chair of the California Bar Cyberspace Committee where he led the effort to develop a primer on Cyberspace Law for state policymakers. He was praised by a...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Sometimes), Hourly ($350-$490/hour)

Client Reviews

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A modern law firm that is informed and up to date with the times

Posted by: Wess 10 months ago.

We enlisted the services of Mr. Kelley during the early stages of a new start up business with a rather unique business model. Due to the nature of...

An Outstanding Attorney.

Posted by: Peter 10 months ago.

I've known Messr. Kelley for over 16 years in a corporate, retailer, and personal capacity. I've sat elbow to elbow with Bennet in depositions, court...
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Showing 2 of 8 peer endorsements

Richard Todd Rosenstein
Richard Rosenstein

Glendale, CA

5 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Kelley is a skilled and respected member of the legal community. He is a zealous advocate for the rights and interests of...
Karl Stephen Kronenberger
Karl Kronenberger

San Francisco, CA

8 months ago

Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

I have opposed Bennet multiple times in litigation and non-litigation matters, and I endorse him as a top notch attorney. He has deep and broad...
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1995 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 09/17/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2007 – present

Internet Law Center


Showing 1 of 2 degrees

1989 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Georgetown Univ Law Ctr


Showing 1 of 2 awards

2014 Most Influential Lawyers: Digital Media and E-Commerce Law

Los Angeles Business Journal


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2009- 2010 Co-Chair

State Bar of California, Business Law Section, Cyberspace Committee

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Showing 2 of 5 publications

2012 The transformation and regulation of crowdfunding

E-finance Payments Law & Policy

2012 CISPA, Netizens and the Internet's Coming of Age Party

Huffington Post

Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 7 occasions

2012 Washington's Privacy Tango

at State Bar of California, Business Law Section, Cyberspace Committee

2012 Social Media Legal Landmines

at Marin County Bar CLE Fair

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