Barry Benton

Senior Counsel

Barry currently handles a wide range of corporate matters for publicly traded and private companies and has extensive experience in mergers, acquisitions and debt and equity financing.  Barry has been involved with all aspects of software development, licensing and the protection of intellectual property rights. Barry has also assisted clients in the acquisition, development and disposition of commercial properties and represents both owners and tenants in lease negotiations.

Prior to joining Rigby Slack, Barry served for 12 years as General Counsel for Q2 Software in Austin.

Barry has volunteered his time to Project Literacy U.S. (PLUS), Boy Scouts of America and various programs sponsored by the San Antonio Bar Association and his Church.


Outside of the office Barry enjoys hunting, fishing and spending time with his family, especially his new grandchildren.  Barry continues to search in vain to find his golf game.