Who We Are
The Benson Law Firm provides more than legal representation for clients. We bring our experience, compassion, commitment and knowledge to every individual we serve. Our lawyers and staff are dedicated to helping you feel more comfortable when dealing with the complexities of our justice system.
Our commitment begins with our first case but lasts throughout your lifetime. We welcome client referrals of their family and friends when they may need legal representation as well.
Meet Jay Benson
Meet Polly Petree Hampton
Polly Petree Hampton joined the Benson Law Firm in June 2021. She has been an attorney for 18 years and practiced in Illinois and Iowa before returning home to Northeast Missouri. Polly served in the United States Air Force Nurse Corps before attending law school at Southern Illinois University School of Law. Polly is an experienced trial lawyer and a former Assistant State’s Attorney (Prosecutor).
Lauren Uchida is a case manager for the firm’s personal injury, wrongful death, product liability, motor vehicle and trucking accident clients. Lauren also assists with general civil litigation clients. Wanda Burns of Putnam County just recently joined the case management team and assists Jay.