David W.
Benson

“With 40 years of experience, I can drill right down to the core issue fairly quickly.”

David Benson spends a significant portion of his time assisting clients in the areas of estate planning, estate and trust settlement, tax planning, and charitable giving. He also has an extensive real estate practice and has been involved in a number of significant commercial and residential real estate development projects in Ames and Central Iowa. He has assisted clients in the sale and purchase of farmland throughout Iowa and worked on the development, management, and expansion of continuing care retirement communities.

American Bar Association
Real Property, Probate, and Trust Section

 

Iowa State Bar Association
Probate, Trust, and Estate Planning Section

 

Mary Greeley Medical Center Foundation 
Past Chair

 

Ames Economic Development Commission
Past Chair

 

Ames Parks & Recreation Commission
Past Chair

 

St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Student Center Supple Endowment Board
Past Chair

 

Ames National Corporation
Boards of Directors

 

First National Bank
Boards of Directors

 

OVERVIEW

David Benson spends a significant portion of his time assisting clients in the areas of estate planning, estate and trust settlement, tax planning, and charitable giving. He also has an extensive real estate practice and has been involved in a number of significant commercial and residential real estate development projects in Ames and Central Iowa. He has assisted clients in the sale and purchase of farmland throughout Iowa and worked on the development, management, and expansion of continuing care retirement communities.

PROFESSIONAL & COMMUNITY AFFILIATIONS

American Bar Association
Real Property, Probate, and Trust Section

 

Iowa State Bar Association
Probate, Trust, and Estate Planning Section

 

Mary Greeley Medical Center Foundation 
Past Chair

 

Ames Economic Development Commission
Past Chair

 

Ames Parks & Recreation Commission
Past Chair

 

St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Student Center Supple Endowment Board
Past Chair

 

Ames National Corporation
Boards of Directors

 

First National Bank
Boards of Directors