De Leon Washburn & Ward, P.C.
Ben De Leon is the President of De Leon Washburn
& Ward, P.C., where he first started as a law clerk in 2004. His
legal focus includes serving as outside general counsel to various small
to mid-size companies in the areas of corporate organization, corporate
governance, compliance, operational transactions, administrative and
regulatory law, litigation, labor and employment, insurance law, real
estate and construction matters, and technology law.
Ben’s service-minded nature extends beyond his legal practice to his
passion for improving the community. Since he was a Texas Law School
student, where he received a Texas Law Fellowship for work in public
interest and served as a student attorney in the Juvenile Justice
Clinic, Ben has used his skills as an attorney to help others. A native
Austinite, Ben is fluent in Spanish, and has represented
Spanish-speaking clients pro bono through Volunteer Legal Services of
Central Texas since 2005. Through Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central
Texas, Ben was a Big Brother to his Little Brother, Anthony, for nearly 7
years. Ben was named the 2009 National Big Brother of the Year by Big
Brothers Big Sisters of America, out of more than 250,000 mentors
Ben is married to Shannon Lee De Leon; they are the proud parents of daughters, Anna and Winnie, and son, Henry.