- J.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 2015, Managing Editor, UCLA Law Review
- B.A., St. Cloud State University, 2011, magna cum laude
- Externship, Business and Legal Affairs, Legendary Pictures, LLC
Benneth Sheeley is an associate in the Entertainment and Digital Media Practice Group in the firm's Century City office.
Areas of Practice
Mr. Sheeley’s practice focuses on transactional entertainment matters, including the development, financing, production, and licensing of motion pictures and scripted and unscripted television productions. Prior to joining Sheppard Mullin, Mr. Sheeley practiced as an associate at O’Melveny & Myers, where he represented clients in entertainment and intellectual property matters, as well as broader corporate matters, including mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, and general corporate advice and counsel. Mr. Sheeley has also represented clients in complex commercial litigation, including in entertainment matters, business torts, contract, licensing and intellectual property disputes, and class actions. Mr. Sheeley is committed to pro bono work, and has provided legal services in conjunction with a number of civic and nonprofit organizations.