Mark R. Bennett

Chicago, Illinois

Mark R. Bennett is an associate attorney at Arnett Law Group, LLC. He practices insurance defense and commercial litigation, with a focus on trucking litigation, premises liability, and toxic tort. He was admitted to the Illinois Bar in 2019.

Mr. Bennett graduated from Miami University, Ohio, in 2016 with a B.A. in Political Science and a B.A. Environmental Sustainability. He immediately went on to Chicago-Kent College of Law where he earned his Juris Doctorate Degree and Praxis Certificate, signifying an emphasis in practical, skill-based courses. During law school, Mark served as a Captain on Chicago-Kent’s nationally ranked Trial Advocacy Team and competed in mock trial tournaments throughout the country. He also assisted the school’s Office of Admissions in recruiting prospective students by participating in student panels, orientation events, and acting as the host of Chicago-Kent’s virtual tour video, “Up Close.”

Mark now serves as a coach for Chicago-Kent’s Trial Advocacy Team, where he helps students prepare for competition and perfect their trial strategy, style, and decorum. Mark also volunteers at the Care Center Legal Aid Clinic of Willow Creek Community Church to offer pro bono legal services to individuals in need.  

Areas of Practice

  • Insurance Defense
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Trucking Litigation
  • Premises Liability
  • Toxic Tort

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Praxis Certificate

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2019


  • Chicago-Kent College of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Captain - Trial Advocacy Team
  • Miami University , Ohio
    • B.A. - 2016
    • Major: Political Science
    • Major: Environmental Sustainability

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Chicago-Kent’s Trial Advocacy Team, Coach

Pro Bono Activities

  • Care Center Legal Aid Clinic of Willow Creek Community Church
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