Benji Jones

Benji has practiced law as a corporate attorney for more than 20 years, and her experience includes representing public and private companies on a broad spectrum of legal issues.

Benji regularly represents businesses in public equity and debt offerings, domestic private placements, regulated investment crowdfunding, other non-traditional private offerings and repurchase programs, public company securities compliance, corporate formation and governance, early-stage financing for start-up and growth companies, mergers and acquisitions and strategic contracting. The Best Lawyers in America® has recognized Benji in Securities/Capital Markets Law since 2018 and Securities Regulation since 2019. Benji was a founding member of xElle Ventures, an early-stage Angel Network for women founders by women founders, executives and investors and is an adjunct Professor at Campbell Law School, where she oversees the school‘s Business Law Pro Bono Clinic and teaches business law courses.

Benji is a Raleigh NC native with two collegeaged children and enjoys yoga, scuba diving with her partner and acting in theater.

Counsel at Smith Anderson Law Firm