Edward G. Benes

Edward G. Benes, PE, Esq.

Senior Vice President General Counsel

EGBenes@leoadaly.com 713.266.6900


Ed Benes is Senior Vice President and General Counsel for LEO A DALY. He is responsible for managing the company’s legal, risk management, ethics and compliance and corporate secretarial matters. Prior to joining LEO A DALY, Benes was senior counsel at Newmont Mining Corporation and AECOM Technology Corporation. He has frequently written and spoken about alternative and complex delivery methods, public private partnership projects, and dispute resolution in construction. Benes is a licensed professional engineer and is admitted to practice law in Illinois, Arizona, and Colorado and before the United States Patent and Trademark Office.


Juris Doctorate, Loyola University

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, Purdue University


American Bar Association

Association of Corporate Counsel