Practice Areas: Consumer Class Action, Consumer Protection, Complex Civil Litigation, Mass Torts
Rachel Bentley has dedicated her practice to advocating on behalf of consumers who have been victims of corporate wrongdoing and scams. Ms. Bentley is an attorney with Gordon and Partners class action team and litigates consumer protection cases, mass torts, and complex consumer fraud class action cases.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Bentley prosecuted violations of the Florida Deceptive and Unfair Trade Practices Act as an Assistant Attorney General in the Consumer Protection Division of the Florida Attorney General’s Office. Before serving as an Assistant Attorney General, Ms. Bentley was the Senior Staff Attorney of the Legal Aid Society of Palm Beach County, Inc.’s Consumer Advocacy Unit, where she protected the rights of disadvantaged members of the community and represented indigent consumers who were wronged by businesses and fraudsters.
Ms. Bentley is AV Preeminent rated by Martindale-Hubbell and has been recognized as one of Florida Trend’s 2020 Legal Elite.
Ms. Bentley is a Vice Chair of the Florida Bar’s Consumer Protection Law Committee and serves on the Board of Directors of the Palm Beach County Justice Association Young Lawyers. She is a member of the National Association of Consumer Advocates and a scholar of the National Consumer Law Center.
Ms. Bentley earned her undergraduate degree from Florida State University and Juris Doctor from Florida International University School of Law.
- Florida Bar, 2013
- U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida, 2016
Law Associations & Memberships
- Florida Association for Women Lawyers
- Florida Bar’s Consumer Protection Law Committee
- National Association of Consumer Advocates
- Palm Beach County Bar Association
- Palm Beach County Justice Association
- Florida International University College of Law, J.D., 2013
- Florida State University, B.S., 2010